Christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

No, it’s not quite the cutest class Christmas photo ever, but these reindeer marshmallow pops are sure to be a hit with the kids this Christmas – and they’re super-duper easy to make!

You’re going to want to have everything at the ready for this one folks – those pretzels painstakingly cut in half, your mini M&Ms sorted and your eyes paired. Ready, set, go.

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

Ingredients

marshmallows
180g dark chocolate Melts
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
pretzels, cut in half
candy eyes
red and brown mini M&Ms
lolllipop sticks

Method

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

  • In 20 second bursts, melt the chocolate in a glass bowl in the microwave, stirring between each burst.

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

  • Once melted and silky smooth, add the oil, half a tablespoon at a time, mixing until a thin coating consistency is achieved.

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

  • Dip the end of your lollipop stick in the chocolate, then push it into the marshmallow. Set aside to set while you repeat for all the others.

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

  • Arrange the pairs of antlers on a baking paper lined tray. Dip each marshmallow into the chocolate to cover completely and allow excess chocolate to drip off. Quickly place it on top of a pair of pretzel antlers so they stick together when set.

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

  • Add a mini M&M nose to each marshmallow before the chocolate sets.

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

  • Once the chocolate is set, use a toothpick and the melted chocolate to glue the eyes to the top of each head. Let set completely before eating. Yum!

christmas reindeer marshmallow pops recipe

Make sure to browse our recipe archives for more great meal ideas and treats to try.

 

 

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