Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats
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I have had fun sharing with you Rice Krispie Treats for every holiday – Thanksgiving, Valentine’s Day, Halloween and more. I love this Christmas Tree Tutorial and I have a great tip to help you mold the tree – Use the trial form that comes in a waffle cone pack to protect the cones and cut it to make a form to help shape the trees. Directions and tips below!
- 6 cup Rice Krispies Cereal
- 3 tbsp Butter
- 10.5 oz Marshmallows
- Green Food Coloring
- 12 Miniature Reese’s Cups
- 1/3 cup M&M Minis
- 12 Candy Stars
- 3 cup Powdered Sugar
- 3 tbsp Milk
- 3 tbsp Corn Syrup
- To help in forming the cone shape, I took the foam that comes in a waffle cone pack to protect the cones and cut it to make a form to help shape the trees.
- Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
- In a medium to large saucepan, melt the butter over low heat.
- Add the marshmallows and stir until completely melted.
- Add enough food coloring to make mixture dark green (it will lighten when cereal is added).
- Remove from heat.
- Add the Rice Crispies cereal and stir until cereal is well coated.
- Allow to set about 4 minutes.
- Butter a your hands and form mixture into cone shapes.
- Place cones onto prepared pan.
- Allow to cool and firm up for several hours.
- Mix powdered sugar, milk and corn syrup in a bowl until smooth.
- Transfer to piping bag or zippered bag to pipe onto cookies.
- Pipe like a garland around each tree.
- Space M&M minis like ornaments onto the garland.
- Pipe a dab of icing on top of tree to act as glue and attach star.
- Place a Reese’s upside down on pan. Pipe icing on it and place tree on top.
- Allow to set before serving.
If you love these Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats, also check out these Mashmallow Rice Krispie Treat Snowmen. You can Pin these to Pinterest.
Look at these other Seasonal Rice Krispies Treats
- Candy Corn Rice Krispie Treats – Pin to Pinterset
- Green Marshmallow Rice Krispie Treat Monsters – Pin to Pinterest
- Conversation Hearts Rice Krispies Treats – Pin to Pinterest
- Turkey Rice Krispie Treats – Pin to Pinterest
- Patriotic Rice Krispies Pops – Pin to Pinterest
- Coffeee Cocoa Rice Krispies Treats Football – Pin to Pinterest
- Mashmallow Rice Krispie Treat Snowmen – Pin to Pinterest
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Have fun with these other Christmas and Holiday Food Crafts
- Melted Snowmen Cookies – Pin to Pinterest
- Easy Microwave Pralines – Pin to Pinterest
- Santa Cupcakes – Pin to Pinterest
- Santa Meringues – Pin to Pinterest
- Santa Hat Cupcakes – Pin to Pinterest
- Chocolate Cherry Mice – Pin to Pinterest
- Gingerbread Truffles – Pin to Pinterest
- Chocolate Pretzel Christmas Trees – Pin to Pinterest
- Peppermint Snowmen Sticks – Pin to Pinterest
- Perppermint Dip – Pin to Pinterest
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Last Updated on February 12, 2015 by Ashley at Frugal Coupon Living
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