Chinese New Year Cookies

Salted cashews or macadamia nuts can easily be substituted for the peanuts if you like them better.

Makes: 24Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 1 hour 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Makes: 24


  • 6 oz. chocolate chips
  • 6 oz. caramels
  • 3 oz. chow mein noodles
  • 1 cup salted peanuts


  • Line a baking sheet with waxed paper.
  • Melt chocolate chips and caramels, stirring constantly. Add chow mein noodles and nuts.
  • Drop by teaspoonfuls on prepared baking sheet and chill for at least 1 hour.