NUTELLA & M&M'S BIRD'S NEST
Nutella & M&M's Bird's Nest
- Servings: 30
- 1 cup butter or margarine (softened)
- 1/2 cup brown sugar (packed)
- 2 egg yolks
- 2 egg whites
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 2 cups flour
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1-1/2 cups pecans or walnuts, finely chopped
- 3/4 cup Nutella
- 1 small package mini M&M's
Preheat oven to 350 degrees
Mix butter, sugar, egg yolk and vanilla. Work in flour and salt until dough holds together. Shape dough by teaspoon into 1 inch balls.
In a seperate bowl beat egg white. Dip balls into egg white and roll in your finely chopped nuts.
Place 1 inch apart on baking sheet and press thumb deeply into center of each. I line my baking sheet with parchment paper.
Bake 10 minutes or until lightly browned. Immediately remove from baking sheet and cool.
Once completely cooled, you are ready to add the Nutella and M&M's.
Spoon 1 tsp of Nutella in each cookie. Sprinkle M&M's on the Nutella of each cookie.