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Peppermint Rice Crispies Squares

Rated as 4.67 out of 5 Stars

"A classic Rice Krispies® square with a hint of peppermint flavoring and peppermint chunks."
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11 m servings 129
Original recipe yields 16 servings (1 9x13-inch pan)


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  1. Combine marshmallows, butter, and vanilla extract in a large microwave-safe bowl; cook in microwave until melted, about 50 seconds; stir.
  2. Mix 1/2 cup peppermint candies into marshmallow mixture; add rice cereal and stir until evenly combined.
  3. Press mixture into a 9x13-inch dish. Sprinkle 1 tablespoon peppermint candies over the top.


  • Cook's Note:
  • Peppermint can be taken out or replaced with other hard candies.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 129 calories; 3 25.4 0.9 8 106 Full nutrition

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When asked how this recipe compares to just the regular Rice Krispies bars, my granddaughters declared that these are the best! I do think that if left to their own devices that they would have...

I made this without the peppermints and it was excellent, the kids loved it. I think I'm going to try mixing in a 1/2 cup of chocolate chips next time... yum :)

Perfect on my Christmas Platter!

I LOVE these! I used soft peppermint candies that I crushed and thought it was perfect. I think hard peppermint, like candy canes, would be too hard and not compliment the rice krispy treats ver...