Holiday Reindeer Treats

Holiday Reindeer Treats

A popular cereal treat is dressed up for the holidays.

20 min. prep time
20 treats
000 Ratings



2 (1-ounce) squares unsweetened baking chocolate
1 (16-ounce) bag (64) large marshmallows
8 cups toasted rice cereal


White decorator icing
20 small pretzel twists, broken in half
20 small red spice gumdrops
40 candy-coated chocolate pieces
20 (4-inch) lollipop or craft sticks, if desired


Generously butter 15x10x1-inch baking pan; set aside. 

Place butter and chocolate in saucepan; cook over low heat 3-4 minutes or until melted. Add marshmallows; continue cooking, stirring occasionally, 4-5 minutes or until melted and smooth. Remove from heat. Add cereal; stir until well coated. 

Press mixture evenly into prepared pan. Cool 15 minutes. 

Remove mixture from pan; cut using 3-inch heart-shaped cookie cutter. 
Secure 2 pretzel pieces using icing to top of each heart to form antlers, 2 chocolate pieces for eyes and 1 gumdrop for nose. Insert lollipop stick into each reindeer, if desired.

Nutrition Facts (1 reindeer treat)

Calories: 190

Fat: 7g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 180mg

Carbohydrates: 34g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #14857©2010Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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