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Peppermint Cereal Squares Recipe

Peppermint Cereal Squares Recipe

Our 15 grandchildren expect me to make several batches of these minty treats each Christmas. Their quick-and-easy preparation is appreciated during a hectic time of year. —Carole Coe, South Sutton, New Hampshire
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min. YIELD:12 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 teaspoons butter
  • 40 large marshmallows
  • 6 cups crisp rice cereal
  • 1/4 cup crushed peppermint candies

Directions

  • 1. In a heavy saucepan over low heat, cook and stir butter and marshmallows until melted and mixture is smooth. Remove from the heat. Stir in cereal and candy; mix well. Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. pan; press mixture into pan. Cool; cut into squares. Yield: 1 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 160 calories, 3g fat (2g saturated fat), 8mg cholesterol, 168mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 0g fiber), 1g protein .

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deannasnz 133966
Reviewed Feb. 3, 2013

"This is too dry and crispy. The second time I made it I used extra butter and marshmallows. I did not include the mint."

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