Do you love the taste and flavor of Rice Krispy treats? If so, you’re not going to want to miss these Candy Corn Rice Krispy Treats! They’re literally the perfect way to ring in Halloween while enjoying a delicious treat, too.
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Candy Corn Rice Krispy Treats
I’m not lying when I say that this Halloween treat is crazy simple. In fact, you just need three simple ingredients and a few minutes of time and you’ll be chowing down and enjoying every bite in no time at all.
Make certain to let the kids join in on the fun because this is a simple treat that they can totally jump in and help make!
Ingredients needed for Candy Corn Rice Krispy Treats
Just gather up the shortlist of ingredients listed below!
- 6 cups of mini marshmallows
- 8-9 cups of Rice Krispy cereal
- ¼ cup of butter
- Orange Food Coloring
- Yellow Food Coloring
How to Make Halloween Rice Krispy Treats
Melt butter and marshmallows over medium heat. Once melted, separate into 3 separate bowls. Add ½ tsp of gel coloring to two of the bowls, yellow, and orange respectively. Mix the coloring well and then add 2.5 cups of rice cereal to each bowl.
Starting with the plain rice Krispy mix, lay out on a parchment paper in a line. Press down. Repeat with the other two colors until you have three colors in a row
Let sit for 45 minutes before you cut out the candy corn shape using a cookie cutter.
Can you freeze this Halloween treats for later?
You can. If you have some leftover, just wrap them up tightly and store them in a freezer-safe container to be able to enjoy for later. They’ll be good to thaw out and enjoy, even if it’s a few months down the road!
Do these Rice Krispy treats actually taste like candy corn?
They don’t. They taste like regular Rice Krispy treats but just use a bit of food coloring to give them that look.
See how simple it can be to whip up a fun and festive holiday treat? With just a little bit of time, you’ll be certain to love these yummy treats!
Now, it’s your turn.