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Easter M&M Rice Krispie Treats

Heidi Davison
These colorful Easter M&M Rice Krispie Treats are easy to make with the kiddos! They are great for a quick snack or a school party.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 12 -16


  • 6 cups rice cereal
  • 1 stick melted butter
  • 10 oz bag marshmallows I use the big ones
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 12 oz M&Ms about 1.5 cups


  • Melt the butter and marshmallows over low heat until smooth.
  • Add in vanilla.
  • Pour marshmallow mixture over rice cereal.
  • Add M&Ms. Stir until all cereal is coated and sticky.
  • Coat pan and back of spatula with cooking spray.
  • Push rice krispie treats flat in the pan with the back of the spatula.
  • Let cool and harden for a couple hours before serving.
  • Optional: Use parchment paper instead of cooking spray.