Rice Krispie Apple Treats
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Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: 18
 
Ingredients
  • 6 cups Rice Krispies Cereal
  • 4 tbsp Butter
  • 10.5 oz Marshmallows
  • Red Food Coloring
  • Green Food Coloring
  • 3 Tootsie Roll Midgees
  • Green Fruit Rollups
Instructions
  1. Cut each Tootsie Roll in half. Then cut each of the haves into 4 quarters lengthwise (to make 8 stems).
  2. Cut fruit rollups to make small leaves to decorate the apples.
  3. In a medium saucepan, melt 2 tablespoons of butter over low heat.
  4. Add half of the marshmallows and stir until completely melted.
  5. Add about 15 drops of red food coloring and mix well.
  6. Add 3 cups of the rice cereal and mix well.
  7. Remove from heat and allow to sit about 3 minutes.
  8. Butter your hands or use wax paper to press the mixture firmly into a 9 balls.
  9. Insert a stem at the top of each ball and shape like an apple.
  10. Place rollup leaves nest to stem if desired.
  11. Repeat the process with the remaining ingredients, but use the green food coloring this time to make green apples.
Recipe by Sweet and Simple Living at https://sweetandsimpleliving.com/rice-krispie-apple-treats/