Milk Chocolate Cereal Treats

Milk Chocolate Cereal Treats

Crispy cereal bars are an easy crowd pleaser. Give these treats a boost by adding melted HERSHEY'S KISSES Milk Chocolates to the mix. Get the kids involved with spreading out the marshmallow mixture and then enjoy these cereal treats warm or cooled.

SKILL LEVEL
Beginner
PREP
15 min

Ingredients

  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories140
Calories from Fat50
Total Fat6 g9% DV
Saturated Fat3 g18% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol10 mg3% DV
Sodium100 mg4% DV
Total Carbohydrates22 g7% DV
Dietary Fiber0.0 g0% DV
Sugars13 g
Protein1 g
Vitamin A6% DV
Vitamin C8% DV
Calcium0 mg2% DV
Iron15% DV
  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories140
Calories from Fat50
Total Fat6 g9% DV
Saturated Fat3 g18% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol10 mg3% DV
Sodium100 mg4% DV
Total Carbohydrates22 g7% DV
Dietary Fiber0.0 g0% DV
Sugars13 g
Protein1 g
Vitamin A6% DV
Vitamin C8% DV
Calcium0 mg2% DV
Iron15% DV
36 HERSHEY'S KISSES Brand Milk Chocolates , divided
1/4 cupbutter or margarine (1/2 stick)
4 cupsminiature marshmallows or 40 (10-oz. pkg.) marshmallows
4 cups crisp rice cereal
1/2 teaspoonshortening (do not use butter, margarine, spread or oil)

Directions

  • 1. Butter 9-inch square pan or 11x7x2-inch pan. Remove wrappers from chocolates.
  • 2. Place butter in large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at HIGH (100%) 45 seconds or until melted. Add marshmallows and 30 milk chocolates; stir to coat with butter. Microwave at HIGH 1 minute; stir. If necessary, microwave at HIGH an additional 15 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until marshmallows and chocolates are melted when stirred.
  • 3. Immediately add cereal, stirring until well coated. Press mixture evenly in prepared pan. Cool completely.
  • 4. Coarsely chop remaining 6 chocolates and place with shortening in small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 30 seconds; stir. If necessary, microwave at MEDIUM an additional 10 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until chocolates are melted and smooth when stirred. Drizzle over cereal mixture in pan. Allow drizzle to set. Cut into bars. Makes 16 bars.
Ingredients sitting on a table

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