How to Make Chewy M&M Rice Krispie Treats

These soft and chewy M&M Rice Krispie treats are loaded with chocolatey M&M's, making them colorful, kid-friendly, and delicious. AND, they're ready in 10 minutes! 

– unsalted butter – mini-marshmallows (or 40 regular size) – Rice Krispies cereal – vanilla extract – salt – M&M's

Recipe Ingredients

Grease a 9"x13" baking dish with non-stick cooking spray or line with parchment paper. In a large saucepan, melt better over low heat until melted.

Recipe Instructions

Add mini-marshmallows; stir until completely melted and incorporated into butter.

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Add the cereal, vanilla extract, and salt, and stir until mixed thoroughly. Let stand to cool for 3-4 minutes.

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Stir in M&M's, working quickly. Transfer mixture into prepared baking dish and press down gently using parchment paper or wax paper.

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Let the treats cool for at least 30 minutes before cutting and serving. Store in an airtight container at room temperature.

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