Are you ready for more peppermint treats?  I am!  All the Peppermint Dipped Oreos are gone, so it’s time for Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats!

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats Every year when the peppermint marshmallows come out I always grab a bag with the intention of making something with them, usually Rice Krispie Treats, but every year I end up eating them straight out of the bag or tossing them on some cocoa.

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats Gather up your ingredients.  You need 4 cups of the peppermint marshmallows to melt so you’ll be left with a heaping cup.

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats Melt your marshmallows and 3 tbsp butter over low heat, stirring often.  Remove from the heat and pour in 6 cups of Rice Krispies.

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats And add the remaining marshmallows (to get some super marshmallowy bites!) and give it all a stir.  Press into a greased 9×13 pan.  And if you’re feeling fancy melt a little chocolate and drizzle it over the Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats.  I used Ghiradelli dark chocolate.  Yum!

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats You guys, seriously these are amazing.  I shared a few with the girls and delivered a few to a friend who just had a baby and then devoured the rest in no time flat!

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats But that doesn’t surprise you I’m sure because you know I love the peppermint chocolate combination (proof here and here and here and here)!!

And I was a smart girl this year because I bought two bags of marshmallows.  Now, to make more Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats or just eat them straight out of the bag??????

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats


  • 10 oz peppermint marshmallows, divided
  • 3 tbsp butter
  • 6 cups Rice Krispies cereal
  • chocolate (optional)


  1. In a large pot melt 4 cups of marshmallows and 3 tbsp of butter over low heat. Once melted, remove from heat and add in cereal and remaining marshmallows and stir until combined. Press mixture into a greased 9"x13" pan. Optional: Melt chocolate and drizzle over the treats. Allow to cool before cutting into squares.

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