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PEBBLES hot cocoa crispy squares

Hot Cocoa Crispy Squares

Experience the same chocolatey flavor you get from a mug of creamy hot cocoa in our hot cocoa crispy squares recipe. Make this winter-approved dessert with your go-to hot cocoa mix, Cocoa PEBBLES™ cereal, and marshmallows... and you're in for a tasty treat. Cozy 'on up indoors and enjoy!

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Serves 24
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1 min
prep time
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1 hr 10 mins
total time


Hot Cocoa Crispy Squares

Serves: 24
Prep Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes


  • 3 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 1 package (10 ounces) marshmallows
  • 6 cups Cocoa PEBBLES™ cereal
  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1 envelope (1 ounce) hot cocoa mix


  • Melt butter in large saucepan on low heat. Add marshmallows; cook until marshmallows are completely melted and mixture is well blended, stirring frequently. Remove from heat.
  • Add Cocoa PEBBLES cereal; mix well. Press firmly into greased 13x9-inch pan.
  • Top with miniature marshmallows; press marshmallows lightly into cereal mixture. Sprinkle evenly with cocoa mix. Cool completely. Cut into 24 squares to serve. Makes 24 servings, one square each.

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