Dark Chocolate Rice Cereal Treat Hearts Recipe

Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Kent Published: April 27, 2021 Modified: May 31, 2021

How To Make Dark Chocolate Rice Cereal Treat Hearts

Treat your loved one to a decadently crunchy, chewy, and chocolatey, by whipping up these dark chocolate rice cereal treats!

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 5 minutes
Cool Time: 2 hours
Total: 2 hours 25 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 3tbspunsalted butter,plus more for greasing
  • 5ozmini marshmallows
  • 3cupscrispy rice cereal
  • 12ozdark chocolate,chopped
  • red sanding sugar
  • valentines sprinkle

Instructions

  1. Melt the butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add the marshmallows and stir constantly until smooth and melted. Add the rice cereal and stir until well coated.

  2. Transfer the mixture to a buttered 8-inch square baking pan and press into an even layer. Set aside to cool for about 1 hour.

  3. Once the rice cereal treats have cooled, use a heart-shaped cookie cutter to cut out shapes from the treats.

  4. In a microwave-safe bowl, microwave the dark chocolate in 30-second intervals, stirring between, until melted and smooth.

  5. Line a baking sheet with wax paper. Dip half of each heart in the melted chocolate, then set on the baking sheet. Immediately, while the chocolate is still is warm, sprinkle the chocolate side with red sanding sugar and Valentine’s sprinkles.

  6. Let cool for 1 to 2 hours, until the chocolate hardens completely.

  7. Serve and enjoy!

Nutrition

  • Calories: 753.01kcal
  • Fat: 45.02g
  • Saturated Fat: 26.33g
  • Trans Fat: 0.37g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 13.14g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.41g
  • Carbohydrates: 80.68g
  • Fiber: 9.48g
  • Sugar: 44.20g
  • Protein: 8.02g
  • Cholesterol: 25.45mg
  • Sodium: 46.88mg
  • Calcium: 66.37mg
  • Potassium: 624.36mg
  • Iron: 13.53mg
  • Vitamin A: 74.55µg
Advertisement
Continue Reading Below
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Advertisement
Continue Reading Below
Advertisement
Continue Reading Below

Related Candy Recipes

sour patch grapes - healthier than the candy! recipe
Candy

Sour Patch Grapes

Get your candy fix with this sour patch grapes recipe…
Total 10 mins
peppermint brittle
Candy

Peppermint Brittle

A fantastic recipe for simple yet delicious peppermint brittles! May…
Total 1 hr 25 mins
S'more Muddy Buddies Recipe
Finger Foods

S’more Muddy Buddies

A combination of cereals, graham crackers, marshallows, and chocolate brings…
Total 7 mins
Advertisement
Continue Reading Below
Comments

    Leave a comment

    Replying to