The Grinch Rice Krispies Treats

This year is The Grinch themed Christmas!
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The Grinch Rice Krispies Treats are a great way to turn simple rice krispy treats into something fun and exciting! Especially if you have kids. They will absolutely love it.

They are made like regular rice krispy treats – just add green food coloring and a heart sprinkle.

The Grinch Rice Krispies Treats

The Grinch Rice Krispies Treats

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Butter
  • Marshmallows
  • Rice Krispy Cereal
  • Green Food Coloring
  • Heart Sprinkles

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The Grinch Rice Krispies Treats

Prep Time 5 mins Cook Time 10 mins Rest Time 30 mins Total Time 45 mins
Servings: 18 Calories: 147



  1. First, grease a 9x13 pan and mixing bowl.

  2. Pour cereal into greased mixing bowl and set aside for later. 

  3. Melt down the butter in a saucepan over low to medium heat.

  4. Add marshmallows and melt down about 75%.

  5. Add green food coloring until desired color is reached. 

  6. Take the pan off of the heat and continue to stir the marshmallows until smooth. The residual heat will continue the marshmallows to melt down.

  7. Poor the marshmallow mixture over the cereal and stir.

  8. Then, add the mixture into the greased 9x13 pan and gently press down.

  9. Top with red candy hearts.

  10. Let cool for about 20-30 minutes and then enjoy!

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1

Servings 18

Amount Per Serving
Calories 147kcal
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3g5%
Total Carbohydrate 28g10%
Protein 1g2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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