Lump Of Coal Rice Krispie Treats

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This Lump of Coal Rice Krispie Treats Recipe is fun to make and receive around Christmas! Oreos and food coloring help these treats look just like coal!

  • 3 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1½ Tablespoons butter
  • 3 – 4 cups rice cereal (use 3 cups for softer “coal”)
  • 1½ cups crushed Oreo cookies, loosely packed (best to leave the filling in)
  • 4 – 10 drops black gel food coloring
  1. In a large microwave-safe mixing bowl, heat your marshmallows and butter for 60-90 seconds.
  2. Stir your marshmallows and mix in your food coloring until you achieve the desired color.
  3. Mix in your rice cereal and crushed Oreo cookies.
  4. Let sit for about 5 minutes until your marshmallows cool down.
  5. Use a tablespoon to scoop out your treats onto a piece of parchment paper.
  6. Cool for 20 – 30 minutes.
  7. Pack your treats a little more tightly by using your hands.

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