Rocky Road Candy Clusters

Rocky Road Candy Clusters. Easy no-bake 5-ingredients rocky road clusters made with chocolate, butterscotch, walnuts, and marshmallows. Microwave 5-ingredient Christmas candy recipe.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword rocky road candy clusters
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 24


  • 2 cups Semisweet Chocolate (or bittersweet)
  • 1 cup Butterscotch Chips
  • 2 Tablespoons Butter
  • 2 cups Mini Marshmallows
  • 2 cups Walnut Halves (chopped)
  • Flaked Sea Salt (optional)


  1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, stir together semisweet chocolate, butterscotch chips, and butter.  Cook in 20-second increments, stirring after every 20 seconds.  

  2. Let cool slightly and then add marshmallows and walnuts. If you add the marshmallows while the chocolate is still hot, the marshmallows will melt.
  3. Line baking sheet with parchment or waxed paper. Scoop 2-Tablespoons mounds of the chocolate rocky road mixture onto lined baking sheet. Sprinkle with flaky sea salt.
  4. Refrigerate until clusters are firm and chilled, about 30 minutes.

Recipe Notes

* Recipe adapted from Just Cook It Cookbook