Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats are the great desserts made for celebrating your Christmas days. They are not only simple to make, but they also taste delicious and yummy.
How to make Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats
Now, with the recipe below, you can create 12 Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats at home in only one hour.
- Six medium cups of Rice Krispies
- 45 gr of butter
- 280 gr marshmallows
- Food coloring (green)
- 12 cups of Reese’s cups miniature
- 12 pieces of peppermint candy
- 80 gr of white chocolate
- Sprinkles, pearls or candies for the additional decorations
1To begin, you need to prepare the cookie sheet. Also, don’t forget to line it with a parchment paper. After that, prepare the cones by cutting the foam included inside the waffle cone pack. Thus, it can make the rice Krispies becomes easier to shape into trees.
2Then, prepare a large saucepan. Heat it with butter over low heat until it gets completely melted. Next, you may need to add another ingredient, the marshmallows, into the buttered saucepan. Stir and cook the ingredients until they are completely combined.
3To continue, you need to add the green food color into the mixture to add the dark green color to the mixture. Mix well and when it is evenly combined, remove the pan from the heat. Next, you can add the Rice Krispies into the green mixture to stir and coat evenly.
4Next, you need to form the mixture into cones. Before you form them, you need to grease your hand with butter and start making some cones. When they are done, place them on the sheet that you have prepared before. Allow the rice Krispies trees to set for several hours until they become firm enough.
5For the decoration, you need to melt the white chocolate in a glass bowl. Place it in a microwave and heat for some minutes until completely melted and smooth. Transfer to a plastic bag and cut one of the corners off. Pipe the melted chocolate around the tree like a garland.
6For the other decorations, you need to stick the star candies and pearls around the trees as the ornaments. Simply use the melted white chocolate as the glue to stick these decorations. Also, make sure you attach the peppermint candy on top of your tree. For the trunk, simply add the Reese’s in an upside down position with the melted chocolate on it.
Before serving, you need to allow the Christmas Tree Rice Krispie Treats to set for several minutes until they are ready to enjoy. Light up your Christmas day with these beautiful and sweet desserts that you can enjoy with family and friends.