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Crispy Rice Holiday Treats

Kick off your holiday festivities with decorative and delicious holiday rice crispy treats! This recipe is made with Malt-O-Meal® Crispy Rice cereal, marshmallows, and other goodies. We like to cut ours into ornament and tree shapes, though you can get creative and cut into any festive shape you choose!

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5 mins
prep time
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20 mins
total time


Crispy Rice Holiday Treats

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes


  • Malt-O-Meal® Crispy Rice cereal
  • 1 package (10 ounces) marshmallows
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 package stick pretzels
  • Red, green, and white decorating icing
  • Sprinkles, multicolored and white
  • 1 package colored foil candies


  • Melt butter in a large saucepan. Add in marshmallows and stir until melted.
  • Remove pan from heat and stir in Malt-O-Meal Crispy Rice cereal.
  • Place mixture on parchment paper. With a buttered spatula or hands, press onto mixture until about 1 inch thick.
  • Allow to cool and cut into desired tree and holiday ornament shapes.
  • Decorate with icing, pretzel sticks, sprinkles, and colored foil candies.
  • Enjoy, share, and tag us on social media @maltomealcereal!

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