Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treats for Kids – A Fun Snack Idea

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

I am so excited to share this fun idea for Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids. Brighten the Easter Buffet with these cute little carrots just waiting to feed your little bunnies. Come on in and I’ll show you how to make these fun Easter treats…

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

This is such a fun and easy Easter treat for kids. The little ones and (who am I kidding?!) the adults will absolutely love these cute carrots.

 

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

You’ll love how easy they are to create. 1 batch easily makes 2 dozen carrots, so you’ll have plenty to go around.

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

These fun treats would also be adorable at a garden party or just for fun! 

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

Here’s What You’ll Need for these fun Carrot Easter Treat for Kids…

  • 3 Tbsp. of unsalted butter
  • 4 cups of mini marshmallows
  • 6 cups of rice cereal
  • orange food coloring – I like to use the gel
  • dark green chocolate melts 

Extra Equipment 

  • large saucepan
  • large mixing bowl
  • wax paper
  • silicone spatula
  • 2 pie plates
  • small microwave proof glass bowl

Instructions for these  Easter Treat for Kids…

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

 

  • melt the butter over medium heat
  • add the marshmallows and stir until smooth
  • remove from heat and add the colorant to the marshmallows
  • grab your big bowl and add the cereal, pour the orange marshmallow and stir until the cereal is coated with the orange marshmallow mixture

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

  • Grab your pie plates and place some wax paper over them
  • Divide the rice krispies mixture evenly between the two pie plates and press down
  • remove the molded rice krispies from the pie plates

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

  • cut each round rice krispies treat into 16 triangles

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

  • Grab your chocolate melts and pour about 1 dozen into your small glass bowl
  • Microwave them for 1 minute and stir until smooth
  • cut  50 of them in half  to make your leaves

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

  • poke or cut 3 slices across the top of the triangle pieces – (you can also mold the top by curving it a little with your hands)

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

  • dip the chocolate halves into the melted green chocolate and place them into the slits on the carrots
  • I faced mine all with the flat edge at the back
  • set the carrots onto wax paper for the chocolate to dry and set up

Cute Carrot Rice Krispies Easter Treat for Kids - A n easy to make and Fun Snack Idea for the Easter Sunday dessert table - www.kidfriendlythingstodo.com

  • store finished carrots at room temperature in an airtight container for up to a few days

That’s it! 

Happy Easter! 

~Melissa – Kid Friendly Things To Do 

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