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4th of July Rice Krispie Treats

4th of July Rice Krispie Treats

  • Author: Midwestern Moms
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 12 Stars, approx. 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: No-Bake
  • Cuisine: American


Fun star rice krispie treats to help celebrate the 4th of July!


  • 3 tablespoons of butter
  • 10 oz bag of mini marshmallows
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • 6 cups of Rice Krispie Cereal
  • Sprinkles
  • Red candy melts
  • Blue candy melts
  • White candy melts


  1. In a large pan, melt the butter.
  2. Add the marshmallows and vanilla extract.
  3. Once the marshmallows are melted, add the Rice Krispies. Stir until all the cereal is coated with the melted marshmallows.
  4. Place the mixture in a 13 x 9 greased pan. Press it down with your fingers or a spatula.
  5. Add the sprinkles and press them down onto the treats.
  6. Once the treats are cooled, take your cookie cutter and cut your stars out.
  7. Melt a little bit of each of the candy melts. Drizzle the candy melts over the stars.


  • Serving Size: 1 treat
  • Calories: 231
  • Sugar: 26 g
  • Sodium: 151.3 mg
  • Fat: 3.7 g
  • Saturated Fat: 2 g
  • Trans Fat: 0.3 g
  • Carbohydrates: 27.2 g
  • Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 2.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 7.8 mg

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