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Peppermint Rice Krispies Treats

Peppermint Rice Krispies Treats - your favorite treat gets a holiday makeover! Soft and chewy rice krispies topped with white chocolate and crushed peppermint candy. Perfect to munch on while watching Christmas movies! Recipe source: CrunchyCreamySweet.com
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword dessert bars
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes
Servings 9 people
Calories 357 kcal
Author Anna

Ingredients

  • 4 Tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 12 oz package mini marshmallows
  • 2 drops peppermint extract
  • 6 cups rice krispies cereal
  • 1 cup white chocolate chips
  • 6 peppermint candies crushed
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Instructions

  1. Line a 13" by 9" pan with aluminum foil or parchment paper. Set aside.
  2. Butter a large bowl. Place cereal in the bowl.
  3. In a medium saucepan, melt the butter.
  4. Add marshmallows and stirring often, cook until almost melted.
  5. Remove from the heat, add the extract and stir until all of the marshmallows are melted.
  6. Pour the mixture over the cereal. Stir until coated.
  7. Press the cereal mixture into the prepared pan. Gently flatten the top.
  8. Cool completely.
  9. Place the chocolate in a heat-proof bowl and melt in a microwave.
  10. Stir until smooth.
  11. Spread over the top of the rice krispies treats.
  12. Sprinkle crushed peppermint candy over the chocolate.
  13. Let sit until the chocolate is set.
  14. Cut into bars and serve.
  15. Keep in an air-tight container for up to 1 week.
Nutrition Facts
Peppermint Rice Krispies Treats
Amount Per Serving
Calories 357 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Cholesterol 17mg6%
Sodium 147mg6%
Potassium 80mg2%
Carbohydrates 61g20%
Sugar 37g41%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 1405IU28%
Vitamin C 11.9mg14%
Calcium 42mg4%
Iron 5.8mg32%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.