8 ounces vanilla flavored candy coating, chopped
2 (3.5 ounce) packages macadamia nuts
1/2 tablespoon orange zest
Place candy coating in microwave safe bowl; microwave uncovered on high for 40 to 60 seconds. Stir every 30 seconds, until smooth.
Stir in nuts and orange zest. Drop mixture by teaspoons onto waxed paper.
Allow to sit until set, store covered in refrigerator. If desired, melt approximately 1 ounce semisweet chocolate and drizzle over.