After finding a bag full of colorful marshmallow bits, I knew we had to make these Magical Marshmallow treats! My kids love helping measure the cereal and decorating with the sprinkles! We made these for St Patrick’s day and paired it with a white-hot chocolate that was dyed green. This colorful goodie is perfect for all occasions. A must have for my daughter when she’s pretending to be a Unicorn.
Magical Marshmallow Treats
6 cups crispy rice cereal
½ cup unsalted butter
2 (10 oz) bags of miniature marshmallows
2 tsp vanilla extract
¼ tsp salt
2 cups colorful marshmallow bits, more for decorating(Marshmallows bits)
Sprinkles for decorating
DirectionsLine a 7×11 baking pan with wax paper; set aside. Lightly spray large mixing bowl with cooking spray. Measure rice cereal and colorful marshmallow bits and add to large mixing bowl. Stir cereal and set aside.
Melt butter over low heat in a large saucepan. Once butter is melted, add miniature marshmallows and stir until they are melted and smooth. Stir in vanilla extract and salt to combine. Pour marshmallow mixture over rice cereal and gently stir until evenly coated.
Spread mixture in baking pan. Decorate top with additional marshmallow bits and sprinkles. Using spatula or measuring cup, press the mixture firmly into the pan. Let cool to room temperature.
Pull treats out of baking pan, cut into desired shapes and enjoy! Store in air-tight container.
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