Fun & Family Friendly St. Paddy’s Day Recipe Ideas


5) Shamrock Rice Krispie Treats (5 of 5)

Shamrock Rice Krispie Treats

5) Shamrock Rice Krispie Treats(5 of 5)



  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 4 cups mini marshmallows
  • 5 cups rice krispies
  • Green food coloring
  • White or green sprinkles
  • Shamrock cookie cutter


  1. Melt butter over low heat in large sauce pan.
  2. Add mini-marshmallows and continue to stir until melted.
  3. Add a few drops of green food coloring and stir until combined.
  4. Remove from heat and stir in rice krispies.
  5. Coat cereal with mixture.
  6. Place rice krispie treats in a buttered 9×13 pan.
  7. Flatten with a buttered spatula.
  8. Place a bit of butter around the edges of the cookie cutter, then push down on the rice krispies.