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Fourth of July Treats!!

Looking for easy Fourth of July treats with very little fuss and muss? This sweet treat will get you outside and munching instead of spending so much time in the kitchen prepping, cooking, and baking. This fun no bake dessert is simple to make, fun to decorate, and delicious to eat.

Fourth of July Treats

Nutrition Information

INGREDIENTS

  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 package (10 oz., about 40) JET-PUFFED Marshmallows
  • OR
  • 4 cups JET-PUFFED Miniature Marshmallows
  • 6 cups Kellogg’s® Rice Krispies® cereal
  • blue wilton melts
  • red wilton melts
  • white wilton melts
  • sprinkles
  • straws

DIRECTIONS

1. In large saucepan melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat.

2. Add KELLOGG’S RICE KRISPIES cereal. Stir until well coated.

3. Using buttered spatula or wax paper evenly press mixture into 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan coated with cooking spray. Cool. Cut into 2-inch squares.

4. Stick patriotic straws in to the back of the rice krispie.
5. Melt blue chocolate in a bowl, melt red chocolate in another bowl.

6. carefully dip rice krispies in colored chocolate then sprinkle with red, white, and blue sprinkles or drizzle with white chocolate.

MICROWAVE DIRECTIONS:
In microwave-safe bowl heat butter and marshmallows on HIGH for 3 minutes, stirring after 2 minutes. Stir until smooth. Follow steps 2 and 3 above. Microwave cooking times may vary.

Note

-For best results, use fresh marshmallows.
-1 jar (7 oz.) marshmallow crème can be substituted for marshmallows.
-Diet, reduced calorie or tub margarine is not recommended.
-Store no more than two days at room temperature in airtight container.
-To freeze, place in layers separated by wax paper in airtight container. Freeze for up to 6 weeks. Let stand at room temperature for 15 minutes before serving.

Hurry and make your own batch of Fourth of July treats today!