Crispy Frankenstein Treats

Rice Krispy Treats Recipe
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Turn ordinary rice crispy treats into cute green monsters.
1:00
Prep Time
2:00
Total Time
18 bars

Ingredients

Bars

1/4 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter
1 (10-ounce) package (40)
large marshmallows
1 teaspoon
green food color
6 cups
crisp rice cereal
18
wooden craft sticks, if desired

Decorations

Black or white decorator icing or gel
Assorted candies for decorating, such as, bright colored candy-coated chocolate pieces, small jelly beans, jumbo candy confetti, candy corn, pretzel sticks and/or mini marshmallows

Directions

  1. Line 13x9-inch pan with aluminum foil, extending foil over edges. Butter foil generously; set aside.
  2. Melt butter in large 6-quart saucepan over medium-low heat; add marshmallows. Continue cooking, stirring occasionally, 5-7 minutes or until melted and smooth. Remove from heat; stir in food color. Stir in cereal until well coated. Place mixture into prepared pan. Press down firmly with buttered hands. Cool completely.
  3. Invert bars onto large cutting board; remove foil. Cut bars into 18 (3x2-inch) rectangles. Press craft stick into short side of each bar, if desired.
  4. Create hair and attach candies for face using icing to adhere, as desired. Let set about 1 hour. Store in single layer in container with tight-fitting lid.

Recipe Tips

- Black decorator icing is available in cans or tubes with decorating tips in the baking aisle of the supermarket. You can also use black decorator gel which is available in tubes.

- Craft sticks are available at craft stores.

- If there are coconut lovers in your family, add 1 cup sweetened flaked coconut to the rice cereal before adding it to the melted marshmallows.

Read more about this recipe on Recipe Buzz® Blog.

Nutrition Facts (1 bar)

Calories
110
Cholesterol
5mg
Carbohydrates
21g
Protein
1g
Fat
2.5g
Sodium
105mg
Dietary Fiber
0g

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awesome recipe... great idea for kids!!

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