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Shreddies Buzzy Bees Recipe

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Children will love making these fun bees.

  • Serves 4
  • Prep time 30 minutes
  • Cooking time 30 minutes prep

Ingredients

  • 40g Shreddies
  • 25g mini marshmallows
  • 1 tsp smooth peanut butter
  • Half tsp of butter
  • To decorate
  • 16 Shreddies for wings
  • 20g black writing icing for the strips
  • 10g yellow writing icing for the strips
  • Fruit
  • 2 clementines cut into slices
  • 4 strawberries cut into slices
  • 1 large kiwi fruit, peeled and cut
  • into slices

Method

1.Put the Shreddies into a freezer bag and crush them using a rolling pin. Put the marshmallows, peanut butter and butter in a small saucepan and melt, stirring over a medium low heat (be a bit patient here!). Tip in the Shreddies and mix together.
2. Divide into 8 portions and shape into balls with one end slightly flatter and wider. Whilst the mixture is still warm, insert the wings by making a small hole with a knife and pressing in one whole Shreddies for each wing. Stick the bee bodies on the end of a wooden stick.
3. Leave to cool and firm up.
4. Finally, draw eyes with the black writing icing and make bee stripes using the black and yellow writing icing.
5. Serve the Shreddies Buzzy Bees standing up in a glass with fruit on sticks such as slices of clementines, strawberries and kiwi.