Looking for a sweet treat that combines the classic flavors of chocolate, peanut butter, and crispy rice? Look no further than these delectable Chocolate Covered Reese’s Rice Krispie Treats! This delightful dessert is perfect for any occasion and will satisfy even the biggest sweet tooth.
Combining the irresistible taste of Reese’s peanut butter cups with the traditional crunch of Rice Krispie Treats, these treats are taken to a whole new level by being dipped in smooth and creamy chocolate. The result is a heavenly combination of flavors and textures that will leave you craving for more.
- 4 cups of Rice Krispies cereal
- 1 package of marshmallows
- 4 tablespoons of butter
- About 12 Reese’s peanut butter cups
- 1 cup of chocolate chips
- In a large saucepan, melt the butter over low heat. Add the marshmallows and stir until completely melted and smooth.
- Remove the saucepan from heat and stir in the Rice Krispies cereal until well coated with the marshmallow mixture.
- Press the mixture evenly into a greased 9×9-inch pan. Allow it to cool and set for about 30 minutes.
- While the Rice Krispie Treats are cooling, unwrap the Reese’s peanut butter cups.
- Once the treats are cool and set, cut them into squares or rectangles, whichever you prefer.
- Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Place each cut Rice Krispie Treat on the baking sheet.
- In a microwave-safe bowl, melt the chocolate chips in 30-second intervals, stirring in between until smooth and melted.
- Dip each Rice Krispie Treat into the melted chocolate, making sure it is fully covered. Use a fork to remove any excess chocolate.
- Place each chocolate-covered treat back on the baking sheet and allow the chocolate to harden.
- Once the chocolate has hardened, your Chocolate Covered Reese’s Rice Krispie Treats are ready to be enjoyed!
These Chocolate Covered Reese’s Rice Krispie Treats are the perfect combination of sweet, crunchy, and chocolatey. They make for a great dessert at parties, holidays, or just as a delightful treat for yourself. Try making a batch today and indulge in this irresistible spin on a classic treat!
Ingredients Needed for Reese’s Rice Krispie Treats
- Rice Krispie cereal: This is the main ingredient that gives the treats their crispy texture. You will need around 6 cups of Rice Krispie cereal.
- Marshmallows: Marshmallows are used to bind the cereal together and give the treats a chewy texture. You will need a bag of marshmallows, about 10 ounces.
- Butter: Butter adds richness and flavor to the treats. You will need around 3 tablespoons of butter.
- Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups: These delicious peanut butter-filled chocolate candies are the star of this recipe. You will need about 12 Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.
- Chocolate chips: Chocolate chips are used to coat the treats and give them a chocolatey finish. You will need about 1 cup of chocolate chips.
- Peanut butter: Peanut butter is used in the chocolate coating to add extra flavor and creaminess. You will need about 1/2 cup of peanut butter.
With these simple and easily accessible ingredients, you can create a batch of irresistible Reese’s Rice Krispie Treats that are perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re making them for a party, a bake sale, or just as a sweet treat for yourself, these treats are sure to be a hit.