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Last Post 09-01-2013 6:55 AM by  tracey
Parrot Sweeties.
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Julie
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05-12-2010 6:14 AM

    Thought I'd share this recipie with you that I got ages ago from Parrots magazine.  I call it parrot sweeties altho in my case it should be Fred's sweeties as he is the only one that will eat it.  However the photo in magazine shows a grey tucking in so maybe mine are too fussy. 

    half a cup each of clear honey, sugar,chunky peanut butter,sultanas,chopped nuts.

    2 cups Cheerios.

     

    Bring honey and sugar to boil stirring all the time.  When sugar dissolved remove from heat and add p.butter. Stir until smooth putting back on heat if necessary. Then add Cheerios, nuts and sultanas.  Put in small clumps onto a plate until it has set hard.

    Fred loves these and I change the recipie from time to time depending on what I have in.  Last week I had no chopped nuts so swapped for half cup of seed mix and no sultanas  so swapped for half cup of oats.

    Enjoy.  Sometimes the mixture goes a bit sticky and won't set which is usually if you haven't boiled the sugar properly.

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    05-12-2010 6:17 AM
    thats something different....will try that
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    05-12-2010 8:16 AM
    sounds like a good recipe for goodies for the birds, must give it a try
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    29-03-2011 6:52 AM
    Not feeling too bad about sharing my crunchie nut bites with Cpt Jack now!
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    29-03-2011 12:16 PM
    I've got that recipe it's fab they love it
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    09-01-2013 6:55 AM
    Im not to kean on the idea of the sugar as the honey is sweet enough is the sugar a option or not


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