Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

How To Make Peppermint Rice Krispie Treats

Wrap up these rice krispie treats to make yummy Christmas gifts! These crunchy bites are topped with peppermint for a minty sweet flavor.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 10 minutes
Refrigerate Time: 30 minutes
Total: 55 minutes



  • ¼cupsalted butter
  • 10.5ozminiature marshmallows
  • ½tsppeppermint extract
  • 6cupsRice Krispies cereal
  • cupswhite chocolate chipsor milk chocolate chips
  • ¼cuppeppermint candy canescrushed


  1. Butter a 13-inch x 9-inch baking dish, then set aside.

  2. Melt butter over low heat in a large non-stick saucepan.

  3. Add marshmallows and stir constantly until marshmallows have melted.

  4. Remove from heat, then stir in the peppermint extract.

  5. Gently fold in the Rice Krispies cereal until the mixture is evenly coated.

  6. Pour the mixture into the buttered baking dish.

  7. With a greased spatula, evenly spread and gently press the mixture into the pan. Set aside.

  8. Melt white chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl on 50% power in 30 second intervals. Stir after each interval until melted and smooth.

  9. Evenly spread melted chocolate over the rice krispie.

  10. Sprinkle with crushed candy canes.

  11. Cover the dish with plastic wrap.

  12. Allow the chocolate to harden in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.

  13. Cut into squares, serve, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 188.42kcal
  • Fat: 7.92g
  • Saturated Fat: 4.77g
  • Trans Fat: 0.09g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.22g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.31g
  • Carbohydrates: 29.03g
  • Fiber: 0.20g
  • Sugar: 19.31g
  • Protein: 1.79g
  • Cholesterol: 9.22mg
  • Sodium: 85.52mg
  • Calcium: 31.85mg
  • Potassium: 61.84mg
  • Iron: 2.55mg
  • Vitamin A: 110.75µg
  • Vitamin C: 5.09mg
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