Brown Butter Rice Krispies Treats Recipe

Brown Butter Rice Krispies Treats Recipe

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How To Make Brown Butter Rice Krispies Treats

These glossy and sticky Rice Krispies treats offer a chewy, 3-ingredient dessert that’s easily made in less than one hour!

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 5 minutes
Total: 10 minutes



  • 6cupsrice krispies treat cereal
  • ½cupbutter
  • 10ozmarshmallows,(1 bag)


  1. Prepare a 9×13-inch pan by lightly greasing the bottom and sides. Set aside.

  2. In a large pot, melt the butter over medium high heat. Continue to stir until the butter starts to froth and turns brown and has a nutty aroma. Add in the marshmallows and stir until melted.

  3. Remove from heat and add in the rice krispies treat cereal.

  4. Press the rice krispies firmly into the bottom of the pan. Allow to cool.

  5. Cut into squares and enjoy!


  • Calories: 272.63kcal
  • Fat: 9.71g
  • Saturated Fat: 5.94g
  • Trans Fat: 0.37g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.53g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.54g
  • Carbohydrates: 47.47g
  • Fiber: 3.57g
  • Sugar: 19.71g
  • Protein: 3.91g
  • Cholesterol: 24.40mg
  • Sodium: 111.23mg
  • Calcium: 12.27mg
  • Potassium: 77.34mg
  • Iron: 0.94mg
  • Vitamin A: 77.63µg
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