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Caterpillars

Caterpillars

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Prep Time: 20 min

INGREDIENTS

  • 50 mL (1/4 cup) margarine or butter
  • 250 g (1 pkg) (about 40) regular marshmallows or 5 cups miniature
  • 2 mL (1/2 tsp) vanilla extract (optional)
  • 1.5 L (6 cups) Rice Krispies* cereal

DIRECTIONS

Regular Method
In a large microwave safe bowl, heat margarine and marshmallows at HIGH for 3 minutes, stirring after 2 minutes.
Stir in vanilla. Stir in KELLOGG’S* RICE KRISPIES* cereal until well coated. Using lightly buttered spatula, press into buttered 3.5 L (13 x 9") pan.

Allow mixture to cool slightly. Make caterpillar sections, using small round cookie cutter, cut cereal into circles. Place eight to nine sections next to each other to form the caterpillar. Decorate with icing to make antennae, eyes, feet, and spots on the caterpillar.

Stove Top Method
Melt margarine in large saucepan over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Follow steps 2 and 3 above.

In keeping with good allergy practices, we remind you to be aware of allergens and to check labels on any packaged goods used. This recipe has been tested using Kellogg’s* products. Results with other products may vary.