Reindeer Rice Krispies Treats {So Easy & Cute} | Kid Friendly Things To Do

Reindeer Rice Krispies Treats {So Easy & Cute} | Kid Friendly Things To Do

I love make fun foods during Christmas time. All of the cute reindeer, Santa and Christmas related treats are just too cute. These Reindeer Rice Krispies Treats are right up their on the cuteness scale and they are easy – to boot.

Reindeer Rice Krispies Treats

Reindeer Rice Krispies Treats

Rudolph Christmas treats

These little guys got picked off one by one until they were completely gone off of the tray.

Reindeer Rice Krispies Christmas Treats

I love that, because I know that the kids are enjoying these treats.

Reindeer Treats

With my kids now mostly teenagers, that’s extra fun for me. I love that they still enjoy mom’s fun food treats.

cute reindeer Christmas treats for kids

I know that you’ll love my shortcut to these treats. Drum roll…I purchased the rice Krispies treats. I just decorated the pre-made treats and voila’ – done!

Of course, you can make a batch of rice Krispies if you want. I have a recipe for Rice Krispies Treats snowmen. You can use the basic recipe and cut the treats into bars instead of circles.  I just know that Christmas is  busy enough as it is. It’s nice to have one less things to do on the list.

How Long Can you Store Rice Krispies Treats?

  • Rice Krispies treats are best if eaten within a day. They should stay soft for about 2 days. After air gets to the marshmallow mixture, it starts to harden

How Should I Store Rice Krispies Treats?

  • They should be covered in an airtight container and stored at room temperature

How Do You Make Reindeer Rice Krispies Treats?

Here’s What You’ll Need for these fun Christmas treats

Ingredients:

(Recipe Printable can be found below)

  • Rice Krispies Treats Bars – Individually wrapped (about 1 dozen)
  • Chocolate Melts (12 oz. bag)  – I like to use Wilton
  • Candy eyes
  • Red M&Ms – you can also use brown for reindeer treats other than Rudolph
  • Chocolate frosting in a piping bag with a writing tip
  • Festive paper straws cut in half

how to make reindeer rice Krispies treats

Instructions for this Christmas Fun Food Idea:

(recipe printable with melting chocolate instructions are found in printable below)

how to make reindeer rice Krispies treats

  1. Take the wrapper off of the rice treats
  2. Place straws into the center/top of each treat
  3. Melt the candy melts in a small microwavable proof glass bowl
  4. Place some wax paper down on your work surface
  5. Use the straw to dip the rice treats into the melted chocolate, about halfway
  6. Place the chocolate covered rice treats down on the wax paper
  7. Immediately place the M&M nose and eyes
  8. Repeat with the rest of your treats
  9. Finish by adding frosting antlers to the top of the treats

 

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Reindeer Treats

Fun and Easy Reindeer Christmas Treat for the kids

  • Author: Melissa
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: none
  • Total Time: 10 minute
  • Yield: 1 dozen+

Ingredients

  • Rice Krispies Treats Bars – Individually wrapped (about 1 dozen)
  • Chocolate Melts (12 oz. bag)  – I like to use Wilton
  • Candy eyes
  • Red M&Ms – you can also use brown for reindeer treats other than Rudolph
  • Chocolate frosting in a piping bag with a writing tip
  • Festive paper straws cut in half

Instructions

how to make reindeer rice Krispies treats

  • Take the wrapper off of the rice treats
  • Place straws into the center/top of each treat
  • Melt the candy melts in a small microwavable proof glass bowl
  • Place some wax paper down on your work surface
  • Use the straw to dip the rice treats into the melted chocolate, about halfway
  • Place the chocolate covered rice treats down on the wax paper

how to make reindeer rice Krispies treats

  • Immediately place the M&M nose and eyes
  • Repeat with the rest of your treats
  • Finish by adding frosting antlers to the top of the treats

Notes

Store treats in a covered container at room temperature for up to 2 days

You might be able to get more than 1 dozen treats from one bag of chocolate.  You can keep going until you are out of chocolate or treats

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