Sugar Cookie Rice Krispie Treats

01.09.2012

What can I say, I’m on a Rice Krispie Treat kick lately (if you’ve been following you may have noticed I’ve recently posted Cookies and Cream Rice Krispie Treats and Cinnamon Roll Rice Krispie Treats).  I LOVE Rice Krispie Treats!  They are so quick, simple and incredibly delicious.  The possibilities of different flavors are endless.  The great thing about these is that they taste like a sugar cookie but they don’t take nearly as long to make!  They are two amazing treats in one.  These are fun for kids and adults alike and they’re perfect treat for parties.  Just be sure you have someone to share with when you make these or you’re going to want to eat them all on your own =).
If you are wondering what to do with the remaining sugar cookie mix, just save it in an airtight ziploc bag to make these again another time.  Also, if you love sugar cookies and want another quick sugar cookie recipe try Sugar Cookie Squares, they’re amazing I make them at least once a month.

Sugar Cookie Rice Krispie Treats

Yield: 12 servings

Sugar Cookie Rice Krispie Treats

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup butter
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 1 (10.5 oz) pkg miniature marshmallows
  • 1/2 cup Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix (unprepared)
  • 6 cups Rice Krispies Cereal
  • 1 Recipe Sugar Cookie Frosting, recipe follows
  • Sprinkles (optional)
  • Sugar Cookie Frosting
  • 1/4 cup butter, softened
  • 2 Tbsp milk
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • Pinch salt
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • Food coloring (optional)

Directions

  • Butter a 9 x 13 dish, set aside. Melt butter in a large nonstick saucepan over medium low heat. Stir in salt. Add marshmallows and stir constantly until completely melted. Remove from heat. Stir in Sugar Cookie Mix. Fold in Rice Krispies Cereal and stir until evenly coated. Pour mixture into buttered dish. Using a buttered spatula, spread mixture evenly into pan. Allow to cool slightly, about 2 minutes, then cut into 12 squares. Using your hands, round edges of squares by cupping your hands and gently pressing on corners (I also flattened them a bit but not necessary). Frost each "cookie" with Sugar Cookie Frosting and sprinkle with optional sprinkles. Store in an airtight container.
  • Sugar Cookie Frosting
  • In a mixing bowl, using an electric mixer, whip together butter, milk, vanilla, salt and powdered sugar until fluffy and smooth about one minute. Mix in several drops optional food coloring, stir until well blended.
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8 comments

  • Katie: Genius. Pure genius. I know my boyfriend would go crazy for these! January 9, 2012 at 9:57am Reply

  • Sarah: These are darling! Love the pink frosting!!

    By the way, you won the Eleven Madison Park cookbook I was giving away on my site!! (I sent you an email with more information)

    xoxo January 9, 2012 at 10:19am Reply

  • Mary: These are really cute and they sound delicious. I’m new to your blog, so I took so time to browse through your earlier posts. I’m so glad I did that.I really like the food and recipes you share with your readers and I’ll definitely be back. I hope you have a great day. Blessings…Mary January 9, 2012 at 4:18pm Reply

  • Mel: I came across your website from pinterest, love this recipe and can’t wait to try it out. I’m thinking about making some for my sister-in-laws baby shower. January 9, 2012 at 5:40pm Reply

  • Laura: This looks AMAZING!! I can’t wait to take these to the next family gathering… I’m going to upstage the “I always bring rice krispy treats” family member… Oh I’m just too devious. Ooops January 9, 2012 at 6:35pm Reply

  • Honey: cool idea.. looks so pretty January 9, 2012 at 10:22pm Reply

  • Gale: Awesome… My mother-in-law and I are going to make these in shape of stars covered in Blue icing for my daughter-in-laws Baby Shower to welcome Dallas. March 2, 2013 at 9:46am Reply

    • Jaclyn: cute idea =) ~ congrats to you and your daughter in law welcoming a new baby boy! March 3, 2013 at 3:19pm Reply

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