Rice Krispie Treats

14 reviews, 4.1 star(s). 92% would make again

Ready in 45 minutes

What American under 50 didn't enjoy these long ago as a kid? Fun to make and delicious to eat. Be sure to use a non-stick saucepan!


1/4 cup Margarine or butter
1 pk mini marshmallows
6 cups Rice Krispies

Original recipe makes 24



Melt Margarine in large deep pan over low heat. Add marshmallow and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat add Rice Krispies and stir until they are well coated. Using buttered spatula press mixture into buttered pan 13x9x2.

Cut when cool. VARIATION: Stir in 1/4 cup of peanut butter into marshmallow mixture before cereal is added. You could also use colored marshmallows too.

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I love this recipe!
Marsherie2005 2y ago

These are so quick and easy. Very good. I may use more marshmallows next time.
Marsherie2005 2y ago

10 oz pkg of marshmallows (about 4 c) Added some chocolate chips
Jjsprinter 2y ago

tanyalyons 3y ago

Always a treat. For Halloween used orange food colouring and made rice krispie pumpkins. The stem was decorative green icing and chocolate for the eyes and mouth.
FLA-cook 6y ago

Yummy recipe! I made them with peanut butter. My dad can't stop eating them!
rnd_sapphire 6y ago

A classic. Who doesn't love these?
scturner97 6y ago

Cant mess with the classics!
scolpitts28 6y ago

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