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Peppermint Cereal Squares

Rated as 4.67 out of 5 Stars

"Our 15 grandchildren expect me to make several batches of these minty treats each Christmas. Their quick-and-easy preparation is appreciated during a hectic time of year. --Carole Coe, South Sutton, New Hampshire"
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Ingredients

15 m servings
Original recipe yields 12 servings

Directions

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  1. In a heavy saucepan over low heat, cook and stir butter and marshmallows are melted and mixture is smooth. Remove from the heat. Stir in cereal and candy; mix well. Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. x 2-in. pan; press mixture into pan. Cool; cut into squares.

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Most helpful positive review

These are a cute way to dress Rice Krispy treats up for the holidays. I use red and green peppermints and finely crush them and sprinkle it on top. Festive and delicious!

Most helpful critical review

These were just so-so. I think these would have tasted better with additional and larger pieces of peppermint candy.

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These are a cute way to dress Rice Krispy treats up for the holidays. I use red and green peppermints and finely crush them and sprinkle it on top. Festive and delicious!

I used peppermint marshmallow. Yummy!

A good way to jazz up rice squares. Next time, I think I will press the squares in a small pan so they will be thicker. Also, I think I will add chocolate.

Adding crushed peppermint candy to rice krispie squares is a simple change to the basic recipe, and it tastes so good! I might try to drizzle chocolate on my next batch.

Quick, simple to make and taste delicious. Just to make counting a little quicker there was 38 marshmallows in the one 10oz pack. I did add a few more crushed marshmallows onto the top for ext...

This was an absolutely perfect festive holiday recipe. Thanks for sharing it with us!

very yummy! thanks for the recipe! :D i drizzled some white chocolate on top and everyone gobbled them up!

I added peppermint extract and a little bit of red food coloring to the marshmallow mixture. (i heard you could use peppermint marshmallows but i did not have any) I also drizzled melted chocol...

These turned out great!! I used peppermint marshmallows. They were delicious and my daughter liked that they turned out pink.