Rice Krispy Pumkin Treats (So Easy!)

Jodeana Huss King

By
@ChildOfTheGreatIAM

Yummy goodness :) Your Orange color can be as light or as bright as you like, depending on your amount of food coloring you desire. Just have fun!


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Serves:

20-24 servings depending on how big each pumpkin is made.

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS 6 CUPS RICE KRISPIE CEREAL 3 TBS BUTTER 10 OZ MARSHMALLOWS (APPROX 1 BAG) RED & YELLOW FOOD COLORING (TO MAKE ORANGE COLOR) 24 TOOTSIE ROLLS 1 GREEN FRUIT ROLL-UP (YOU WILL ONLY BE ABLE TO FIND THE BLUE/GREEN COMBO)

MELT YOUR BUTTER IN A LARGE SAUCE PAN OVER LOW HEAT ADD MARSHMALLOWS AND STIR CONSTANTLY UNTIL MELTED REMOVE FROM HEAT ADD APPROX 4 DROPS OF RED FOOD COLORING & 2 DROP YELLOW FOOD COLORING- ADD UNTIL YOU HAVE A NICE BRIGHT ORANGE COLOR

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Melt your butter in a large sauce pan over low heat
Add marshmallows and stir constantly until melted
Remove from heat
Add approx 4 drops of red food coloring & 2 drop yellow food coloring- Add until you have a nice bright orange color.
2
Mix in Rice Krispies
Form small balls into the shape of a pumpkin (Tip: Add Non-Stick Cooking Spray (Pam) or Crisco to your hands before forming your balls)
Cut Tootsie Roll in Half and add a half into each pumpkin while still warm
Cut small leaves from the green portion of your Fruit Roll Up.
3
There ya have it! A quick, easy and adorable Pumpkin Rice Krispy Treat recipe. Whip up a batch and everyone who sees them will let you know “how cute” they are. THEY WILL :)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy