Lotsa Laps Treats™

Lanes of swimmers race for the finish line during the Olympics and your guests will race to enjoy these Rice Krispies Treats® decorated like a racing pool.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 35 minutes

Servings: 12

Ingredients:

  • 3 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 1 package (10 oz., about 40) JET-PUFFED Marshmallows
  • OR
  • 4 cups JET-PUFFED Miniature Marshmallows
  • Blue food coloring
  • 6 cups Kellogg's® Rice Krispies® cereal Buy Now
  • Canned frosting or decorating gel
  • Assorted fruit leather

Directions:

1. In large saucepan melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat. Tint with blue food coloring.
2. Add KELLOGG’S RICE KRISPIES cereal. Stir until well coated.
3. Using buttered spatula or wax paper evenly press mixture into 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan coated with cooking spray. Cool.
4. Pipe frosting on top of cereal mixture for lane markers. Cut out swimmers from fruit leather. Place in lanes. Cut into 2-inch squares. Best if served the same day.

MICROWAVE DIRECTIONS:
In microwave-safe bowl heat butter and marshmallows on high for 3 minutes, stirring after 2 minutes. Stir until smooth. Follow steps 2 through 4 above. Microwave cooking times may vary.

Note:
For best results use fresh marshmallows
1 jar (7 oz.) marshmallow crème can be substituted for marshmallows.
Diet, reduced calorie or tub margarine is not recommended.
Store no more than two days at room temperature in airtight container. To freeze, place in layers separated by wax paper in airtight container. Freeze for up to 6 weeks. Let stand at room temperature for 15 minutes before serving.