Thursday, October 10, 2013

Cooking Corner: Pumpkin Rice Krispie Treats

I am SO excited for Halloween!  I found a really cute recipe to get you in the spirit.  They are Pumpkin Rice Krispie Treats.  It is super easy to do.  These are perfect for a party or just to give out to all your friends.  Tweet me a picture if you make these to my twitter @jerica_89.

1 Stick Butter
2 (10 oz). Packages Marshmallows
12 C. Rice Crispy Cereal
1 tsp. Yellow Food Color
1/4 tsp. Red Food Color
Green Decorating Icing in Tube
Decorating Tips
Tootsie Rolls

1.  In a pot on low heat melt the butter then stir the marshmallows in until they have dissolved.

2.  Next, add the food coloring into the mixture and stir until the mixture is a uniform orange color.

3.  Add Rice Crispy cereal to the mix and stir them until they are completely coated in our marshmallow, food coloring mix.

4.  Shape the mixture into into balls either your hands or a spoon.

5.  Place the balls in the refrigerator and leave there until is has become completely chilled and is form.
6.  Once firm, using the green icing, decorate your pumpkins with leaves and add a tootsie roll as your stem.