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Valentine Rice Crispy Treats



  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 10 cups crispy rice cereal
  • 9 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 2 cups candy hearts (tiny red spice hearts)
  • Candy Hearts (the ones with messages)
  • 3/4 cup miniature chocolate chips
  • Red food coloring


  1. Melt butter and marshmallows, stirring until smooth.
  2. In a large bowl, mix rice cereal, tiny red spice hearts and chocolate chips together.
  3. Blend 2 drops red food coloring into marshmallow mixture, adding more coloring if necessary to reach desired shade. Add marshmallow mixture to cereal mixture; stir quickly to combine. Spread on a large buttered pan; press with buttered hands. While warm, press on candy heart (with messages) spaced 1 to 2 inches apart.
  4. Refrigerate and cut into squares.


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