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Red White and Blue Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

Red White and Blue Rice Krispie Treats Recipe


  • 3 tablespoons butter divided
  • 6 cups mini marshmallows divided
  • 6 cups rice krispie cereal divided
  • red and blue food coloring-wilton color gels in red and royal blue
  • 1 cup white frosting
  • red white and blue sprinkles


  1. Spray an 8x8 baking pan with nonstick cooking spray. Set aside.
  2. In a large microwave safe bowl, add butter and marshmallows. Heat on high heat for 60 seconds. Marshmallows will double in size.
  3. Stir until butter is melted and marshmallows are combined. Add blue food coloring to marshmallows and mix well until evenly colored.
  4. Add cereal and mix well until color is coated on cereal. Press into the pan. Set aside.
  5. For the white layer, repeat the blue layer directions, omitting the food coloring. Gently press into pan.
  6. For the red layer, repeat the directions for the blue layer, and press into pan.
  7. Let set for an hour so set up. Remove from pan and use a sharp knife to cut into 16 squares.
  8. Place frosting into a piping bag fitted with a 1M tip. Pipe a dollop of frosting onto the top of each treat and add red, white and blue sprinkles on frosting.