Skip Navigation
Close
Search recipes, ingredients, articles, products...
Crispy Pumpkins

Crispy Pumpkins

Kids can help form and decorate these cute pumpkins that can double as centerpieces for your Halloween celebration.


What's this?

What is this button?

You now are able to shop & buy these ingredients online! After you select your market, you decide if you want to have your items delivered or picked up today!

Learn How it Works...

25 min
Prep Time
35 min
Total Time
6
servings

Ingredients

Pumpkins

1/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter

1 (10-ounce) package miniature marshmallows

6 cups crisp rice cereal

6 drops yellow food color

6 drops red food color

Decorations

Green decorator frosting or gel

Mini chocolate roll candies, cut in half

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Shape about 1 cup cereal mixture into round shape, using buttered measuring cup to portion out mixture. Press mini chocolate roll candy halves into top of pumpkin.

  2. STEP 2

    Melt butter in large saucepan over medium-low heat; add marshmallows. Continue cooking, stirring occasionally, 5-7 minutes or until melted and smooth. Remove from heat; stir in yellow and red food color. Stir in cereal until well coated. Let mixture cool 5 minutes.

  3. STEP 3

    Press butter knife edge into sides of crispy balls to create indentations on sides to resemble pumpkin.

  4. STEP 4

    Pipe green frosting around stem to create vines.

Tip #1

- Use buttered hands to shape cereal mixture into round shape to avoid sticking.

Tip #2

- For a more intense color, substitute paste or gel food color in place of liquid food color.

Nutrition (1 serving)

320 Calories
8 Fat (g)
20 Cholesterol (mg)
320 Sodium (mg)
63 Carbohydrates (g)
0 Dietary Fiber
3 Protein (g)
Tried this recipe? Instagram it!
And don't forget to tag us @landolakesktchn.

Featured In

Halloween Cookie Recipes Collection  

COLLECTION

Halloween Cookie Recipes

Halloween cookie recipes that deliver no tricks, just treats! These Halloween cookies are full of flavor, fun to decorate and make a spooktacular display at Halloween parties. Happy Halloween!

See Recipes
Loading...