Easter cornflake nests recipe

  • Makes 8 nests

These cute ‘nests’ of chocolate and cornflakes are easy to make...



  • plain chocolate 200g (7oz)
  • Butter 25g (1oz)
  • Golden syrup 2tbsp
  • cornflakes 100g (4oz)
  • mini eggs 24-32


  • Step 1

    Melt the chocolate, butter and syrup in a bowl over a pan of barely simmering water.

  • Step 2

    Tip the cornflakes into a large bowl and pour over the chocolate mix.

  • Step 3

    Line a baking sheet with greaseproof paper.

  • Step 4

    Form the mixture into nest shapes, transfer to the lined tray and put in fridge to set, for at least 15 mins.

  • Step 5

    Decorate by adding 3 or 4 mini eggs to each nest.