- 4 table spoons of butter
- 4 cups of mini marshmallows
- 5 cups of crispy rice cereal
- large pan
- large spoon
- 13 x 9 inch baking pan
Quickly becoming a traditional family treat, rice crispy treats are easy and fun to make. Armed with this simple crispy treats recipe, a few fun ingredients, and a smile the family can gather around and create a memory to last a lifetime.
Step 1- Melt butter in the large pan on low heat.
Step 2- Once butter is melted add mini marshmallows, and heat until marshmallows are completely melted. Stir constantly to avoid burning.
Step 3- Remove from heat and add crispy rice cereal.
Step 4- Using the large spoon, mix the cereal with the melted marshmallows thoroughly.
Step 5- Butter the baking pan, and spoon the cereal and marshmallow mix into the pan.
Step 6- Press the mix firmly into the pan, and use the spoon to even it out.
Step 7- Allow to cool.
Step 8- Finally, cut into 2 x 2 inch squares and serve. For a touch of fun allow the kids to use cookie cutters to cut out the treats.
This recipe makes 24 servings and takes roughly half an hour to prepare and make.