DIY:Friendship Bark

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FRIENDSHIP BARKThis tasty Valentine's snack is a cinch to make and an even easier treat to give.  With just the right balance between sweet and salty, this bark can be made the night before the big day.

And, the printable bag tag is a bonus to create a lovely little package for the little ones.

BARK INGREDIENTS

MATERIALS for 20-25 bags

  • 8 cups Corn Chex
  • 4 cups pretzels
  • 2 cups M&M's
  • 2 cups red vines, chopped
  • 16oz. white candy melts
  • 8oz. red candy melts
  • sprinkles
  • sandwich baggies
  • cardstock paper
  • scissors
  • Free Printable

INSTRUCTIONS

BARK

In a large bowl, combine the chex, pretzetls, M&M's and licorice

BARK

Melt the white chocolate in a microwave safe bowl until smooth

BARK

Pour the chocolate over the bowl ingredients and mix to completely cover

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Turn onto a parchment-lined cookie sheet, pressing the snack mix together

BARK

Melt the red chocolate in the microwave and turn into a baggie.
Snip the end of the baggie to create an to dispense ribbons of
red over the entire snack mix

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Pour the sprinkles over the red ribbons

FRIENDSHIP BARK

After the bark is completley cooled, break off a few pieces and place into a sandwich baggie

LABELS

Cut the printable where indicated

BARK IN A BAG

Fold over the baggie and staple in place

FRIENDSHIP BARK

Hand out to the little ones with a sense of accomplishment!