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Rice Crispy Treat recipes for any and all occasions! From salted caramel to churro and everything in between, you're sure to find a rice crispy treat recipe you'll love. Our basic recipe for Krispie Treats is THE BEST!
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Best Rice Crispy Treats Ever

Best basic Rice Crispy Treat recipe ever! I use EXTRA marshmallows for that perfect ooey-gooey ratio of marshmallows to crispy cereal. 
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time1 min
Total Time6 mins
Course: Dessert
Servings: 12


  • 7 cups mini marshmallows divided
  • 4 TBSP butter salted
  • 6 cups crispy cereal


  • Spray rubber scraper, inside of mixing bowl and 9x13 pan with non-stick spray. 
  • Measure 6 cups of mini marshmallows out and add them to the bowl. Add in butter, cut into pieces.
  • Microwave marshmallow and butter for 1 minute 25 seconds. 
  • Pour in cereal and stir until well combined. Stir in remaining 1 cup of mini marshmallows. 
  • Transfer to 9x13 pan and let cool to set. Cut into squares and enjoy! Store leftovers in an airtight container on the countertop.