Chocolate Pilgrim Hats For Thanksgiving

M&M Chocolate Pilgrim HatsI’m getting this posted quite late in the day but I was setting up for a boutique sale at my sister’s house today!  With Thanksgiving only 2 weeks away, I thought it would be fun to post a tasty project for the kids to help make.

Basically, this recipes needs a lot of chocolate:  large peanut butter cups, small peanut butter cups, mini M&M’s and chocolate chips.

Melt the chocolate chips in the microwave and use a dab of the melted chocolate to attach the small peanut butter cup to the large peanut butter cup.


Pipe a line of melted chocolate around the small peanut butter cup.  I used a sandwich baggie with the corner cut off.


Place the mini M&Ms in the piped chocolate.  I used a contrasting M&M as the buckle.

Chocolate Pilgrim HatsJust be warned, if you make these now, they probably won’t last until Thanksgiving!

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Comments

  1. Yum! I want some … maybe I need to sit at the kids’ table this year!

  2. I think this would be the perfect little activity for all the kids to do after Thanksgiving dinner.
    So fun and easy that even the little ones could do it!
    I would love if you would share this at my “It’s a Celebration” link party.
    Great idea!
    Christina
    http://www.inspirationforcelebration.com/2011/11/its-celebration-link-party-november.html

  3. Thanks for visiting us @ My Sister’s Suitcase and for your sweet comment! I LOVE this idea! So simple but the kids will think it’s so fun! We linked up this week! Thanks!

  4. Hi!!

    I’m a new follower! Loved your blog and this idea!! Omg I have to try this! thank u so much for sharing!

  5. These are SO cute! I need a little one to make these with. haha. I might just have to make them for myself though. :)

    Just came across your blog! Lots of goodies. Can’t wait to explore more.

  6. Too cute – I think they qualify as a dessert.. right? I’m suppose to bring a dessert to Thanksgiving!

  7. These are so cute! I saw something similar on Pinterest. Maybe I will make these for my nieces for Thanksgiving!

  8. These are adorable. So super cute for any little get together! I bet the kids love them, I know mine would!

  9. Oh Tonia! They’re are so darn cute. That’s definitely one holiday we don’t celebrate here in Australia and that’s Thanksgiving Day but I’d definitely love to try those hats. Reece’s Peanut Butter cups are one of my favourites.

    Anne xx

  10. Oh my goodness! Must make these with my girls!

  11. O. My. Lawdy. Chocolate on top of Chocolate..HOLD ME BACK…

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