Morning Buzz Rice Krispies Treats

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. + cooling


2 dozen

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
These caffeinated cereal bars will help you perk right up! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
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  • 1 package (10 ounces) miniature marshmallows
  • 3 tablespoons canola oil
  • 2 teaspoons coffee extract
  • 5 cups Rice Krispies
  • 1 cup chocolate-covered espresso beans, coarsely chopped and divided
  • 2 cups dark chocolate chips, melted


  1. In a microwave or a large saucepan over low heat, melt marshmallows in oil; stir until smooth. Remove from heat; stir in extract. Stir in cereal and 1/2 cup espresso beans. Press mixture into a lightly greased 13x9-in. baking pan, using waxed paper or a lightly greased spatula. Cool to room temperature. Spread melted chocolate on top; sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup espresso beans. Cut into bars.

Nutrition Facts

1 bar: 212 calories, 10g fat (4g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 54mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate (18g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.

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