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Easy Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

Here's a super easy rice krispie treats recipe you can easily make in 5-10 minutes! Rice krispie treats are sweet, chewy and delicious and perfect as snacks for kids, desserts, potlucks and picnics! This recipe is much cheaper and fresher than buying the pre-made ones at the store!

Here’s a super easy rice krispie treats recipe you can easily make in 5-10 minutes! Rice krispie treats are sweet, chewy and delicious and perfect as snacks for kids, desserts, potlucks and picnics! This recipe is much cheaper and fresher than buying the pre-made ones at the store!

Ingredients

3/4 cup butter or margarine
2 (10 oz.) bags mini marshmallows
1/2 tsp. vanilla
pinch salt
9 cups Rice Krispies cereal

Instructions

  1. Lightly grease a 9×13 inch baking pan.
  2. Melt butter over medium heat in a separate large pan.
  3. Once the butter is melted, add marshmallows.
  4. Stir until the marshmallows are melted.
  5. Remove from heat.
  6. Stir in vanilla and salt.
  7. Fold in cereal, coating well.
  8. Lightly grease a spatula and spread the mixture into the baking pan.
  9. Lightly press down until the mixture is even in the pan.
  10. Let cool 1 hour.
  11. Cut into squares with a greased knife.
  12. To store, place in layers between greased sheets of parchment or wax paper.

Notes

You can also make this rice krispie treats recipe in the microwave.

  1. Put the butter and marshmallows into a glass bowl.
  2. Microwave for 45 seconds on high, until the marshmallows melt.
  3. Add Rice Krispies cereal and mix well.
  4. Pour into the greased baking pan.