Easter Bunny Bait

Easter Bunny Bait is a delightful and easy-to-make snack mix that captures the festive spirit of Easter. This colorful treat combines the crunch of pretzels, the lightness of popcorn, the sweetness of marshmallows, and the fun of pastel-colored candies, all coated in a layer of creamy white chocolate. Perfect for Easter gatherings or as a fun snack to enjoy during the holiday season.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe:

This Easter Bunny Bait recipe is not only visually appealing with its pastel colors and sprinkles but also offers a delightful mix of flavors and textures. It’s a great activity to involve kids in the kitchen and makes for a wonderful homemade gift during the Easter season.


  • 1 cup pretzel sticks
  • 1 cup popcorn, popped
  • 1 cup mini marshmallows
  • 1/2 cup pastel-colored candies (such as M&M’s or chocolate eggs)
  • 1/2 cup white chocolate chips or candy melts
  • Sprinkles, for decoration (optional)
  • Pastel-colored edible glitter (optional)


  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine pretzel sticks, popcorn, mini marshmallows, and pastel-colored candies. Mix gently to combine.
  2. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt the white chocolate chips or candy melts in 20-second intervals, stirring between each interval until smooth.
  3. Drizzle the melted white chocolate over the pretzel-popcorn mixture, stirring as you drizzle to coat evenly.
  4. Spread the mixture on a parchment-lined baking sheet in an even layer.
  5. If desired, immediately sprinkle with pastel-colored edible glitter and additional sprinkles for a festive touch.
  6. Allow the Easter Bunny Bait to cool and the chocolate to set completely.
  7. Once set, break the mixture into bite-sized clusters.
  8. Place the Easter Bunny Bait in decorative bags or containers for a fun and tasty treat.
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Kcal: 180 calories per serving
  • Servings: 8


Store the Easter Bunny Bait in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 3 days. For longer storage, keep it in the refrigerator for up to a week.

Recipe Tips:

  • Experiment with different pastel-colored candies to add variety and visual appeal to your Easter Bunny Bait.
  • Use themed sprinkles, such as bunny or flower shapes, for extra Easter charm and decoration.
  • Consider making a larger batch for sharing with friends and family during Easter celebrations or as a thoughtful gift.

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