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ST PATRICKS DAY MARSHMALLOW LEPRECHAUN HATS SNACK RECIPE

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick’s Day!

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

CUTE ST PATRICKS DAY MARSHMALLOW LEPRECHAUN HATS SNACK RECIPE

Can you believe that St. Patrick’s Day is here already? It seems like Christmas was just last week. Well, here we are getting ready with some of our favorite St. Patty’s Day treats with the Marshmallow Leprechaun Hats Snack recipe. The only green recipe we’ve had so far was the Grinch Ice Cream Float which can also be used for St. Patrick’s Day as well. 

These are super easy to make and the kids will love lending a hand in making them.

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day! 

Leprechaun Hats Ingredients

  • Large Marshmallows
  • Keebler Mint and Fudge Cookies
  • Yellow Starburst Minis
  • Green Candy Melts/Discs
  • Green Sprinkles
  • Xtreme Airhead Rainbow Strips
  • Toothpicks

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

 


 

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

How to make Marshmallow Leprechaun Hats

1. Take your green candy discs and put in a microwave safe bowl or chocolate melting pot. Microwave for 30 seconds, then stir. Continue to do this until discs are all melted.

2. Poke a toothpick into the marshmallow and dip into the melted discs, making sure to coat the entire marshmallow.

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

3. Then dip just the bottom of it into the green sprinkles and place on a parchment lined baking sheet.

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

4. Remove toothpicks and let dry for about 5 minutes.

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

5. Using a sharp knife, cut little shamrocks out of the rainbow strip candy.

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

5. Place the cookies on another baking sheet, put a dollop of the melted chocolate in the center, and place the marshmallows on top. Let set again for about 5 minutes.

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

6. Now, using a small amount of melted chocolate, “glue” on the shamrock and the yellow buckle to the hats. Let dry.

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

7. Ready to enjoy or store in airtight container!

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

 

Yield: 6

ST PATRICKS DAY MARSHMALLOW LEPRECHAUN HATS SNACK RECIPE

ST PATRICKS DAY MARSHMALLOW LEPRECHAUN HATS SNACK RECIPE

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with a mint cookie topped with a green marshmallow to look like leprechaun hats just in time for St. Patrick's Day!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Additional Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes

Ingredients

  • Large Marshmallows
  • Keebler Mint and Fudge Cookies
  • Yellow Starburst Minis
  • Green Candy Melts/Discs
  • Green Sprinkles
  • Xtreme Airhead Rainbow Strips
  • Toothpicks

Instructions

  1. Take your green candy discs and put in a microwave safe bowl. Microwave for 30 seconds, then stir. Continue to do this until discs are all melted.
  2. Poke a toothpick into the marshmallow and dip into the melted discs, making sure to coat the entire marshmallow. Then dip just the bottom of it into the green sprinkles and place on a parchment lined baking sheet.
  3. Remove toothpicks and let dry for about 5 minutes.
  4. Using a sharp knife, cut little shamrocks out of the rainbow strip candy.
  5. Place the cookies on another baking sheet, put a dollop of the melted chocolate in the center, and place the marshmallows on top. Let set again for about 5 minutes.
  6. Now, using a small amount of melted chocolate, “glue” on the shamrock and the yellow buckle to the hats. Let dry.
  7. Ready to enjoy or store in airtight container!

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

5

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 75Total Fat: 2gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 22mgCarbohydrates: 13gFiber: 0gSugar: 9gProtein: 0g

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Adriane

Monday 11th of March 2019

OMGosh these are so cute! I am so going to try making these this year. My kids will love it.

Tamra Phelps

Monday 11th of March 2019

Oh, my goodness, this is such a cute idea. I'd like to try these.

Danielle

Monday 11th of March 2019

I have to agree with another comment here, I would eat most of the ingredients before they even get made! These are perfect to take into the Kindergarten class. Thank yo u fro such a creative St. Patricks day idea that we can eat!

laurie damrose

Friday 8th of March 2019

Those are adorarable!I want to make them for St Patty's dinner!

Dorothy Boucher

Friday 8th of March 2019

I love your little recipe here for the marshmallow leprechaun hats, They are super cute and I know the grandchildren will have fun and enjoy making these. @tisonlyme143

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