Entertain the kids when they help with these marshmallow star-shaped cereal treats from My Food and Family. These star-shaped cereal bars will be a hit!
What You Need
Original recipe yields 18 servings
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1 pkg. (10 oz.) JET-PUFFED Miniature Marshmallows
6 cups KELLOGG’S® RICE KRISPIES® cereal
18 wooden pop sticks
1 tube (0.68 oz.) each: red, white and blue decorating gels
2 Tbsp. each: red, white and blue sprinkles
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Kellogg's® Rice Krispies® cereal is a product of Kellogg Company.
Let's Make It
Line 13x9-inch pan with foil, with ends of foil extending over sides of pan; lightly grease foil.
Microwave butter in large microwaveable bowl on HIGH 45 sec. or until melted. Add marshmallows; toss to coat. Microwave 1-1/2 min. or until marshmallows are completely melted and mixture is well blended, stirring after 45 sec. Add cereal; mix well.
Press cereal mixture onto bottom of prepared pan. Cool completely.
Use foil handles to remove cereal mixture from pan; cut into star shapes with large star-shaped cookie cutter. Insert wooden pop stick into side of each star. Decorate with gels and sprinkles.
Use Your Stove
Melt butter in large saucepan on low heat. Add marshmallows; cook until marshmallows are completely melted and mixture is well blended, stirring constantly. Remove from heat. Add cereal; mix well. Continue as directed.
Trimmings from cutting out stars can be saved for snacking, or chopped up and stored in airtight container. Serve sprinkled over cut-up fresh fruit for another snack occasion.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2.5g
Saturated Fat 1.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 24g
Dietary Fibers 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.