Peppermint Rice Crispies Squares


A classic Rice Krispies® square with a hint of peppermint flavoring and peppermint chunks.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
1 mins
Total Time:
11 mins
1 9x13-inch pan


  • 24 large marshmallows

  • ¼ cup butter

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • ½ cup crushed peppermint candies

  • 5 ½ cups crispy rice cereal (such as Rice Krispies®)

  • 1 tablespoon crushed peppermint candies, or to taste


  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
3g Fat
25g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 16
Calories 129
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3g 4%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 8mg 3%
Sodium 106mg 5%
Total Carbohydrate 25g 9%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Total Sugars 12g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 6mg 31%
Calcium 2mg 0%
Iron 3mg 18%
Potassium 13mg 0%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.