Fun With Food Sunday – Marshmallow-Krispie Trees

Want a Christmas Tree you can eat? Check out this Fun With Food recipe!

What You Need

  • Rice Krispie Cereal
  • Butter
  • Marshmallows
  • Green Food Coloring
  • Miniature Reese Peanut Butter Cups of Rolos
  • M&M’s (or other small candies)
  • Parchment Paper

Directions

Check out this YouTube Video!

Did You Know?

  • The original Rice Krispies cereal was created by Kellogg’s Cereal Company in 1928.
  • In 1939 two homemakers, Mildred Day and Malitta Jensen, invented Rice Krispie treats. They sold them to raise money for their Campfire Girl troops.
  • The world’s largest Rice Krispie Treat was created in 2001 by students and staff at Iowa State University. It weighed 2,480 pounds!
  • “The Crispery” is a business completely devoted to making and selling Rice Krispie treats.

These Christmas Trees are ooey-gooey delicious! Tell us what you think in the comments section!

 

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