Source: marsbrightideas.com Cookbook

"M&M's"® Crunchy Snow Balls
Kids will love to help make these gooey treats.
Rating:
Serves: makes about 18 snow balls
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes

 

 
1 cup "M&M's"® Chocolate Mini Baking Bits
1 1/2 teaspoons margarine
2 cups miniature marshmallows
1/2 cup almonds
3/4 cup coconut




In a non-stick, medium-sized saucepan melt margarine and marshmallows, over medium heat until smooth. Remove from heat. Add almonds and coconut, coating completely with marshmallow mixture. Using buttered spoons, shape into balls and roll in "M&M's"® Milk Chocolate Mini Baking Bits.

Variation: To make tropical snowballs, reduce coconut to 1/2 cup (120 mL) and add 1/4 cup (60 mL) dried friut such as pineapple (diced), banana chips (broken into small pieces), or papaya.