Crispy Rice Cereal Balls

Crispy Rice Cereal Balls

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Edna
Recipe by  Edna

“The kids (and everyone) loves these. These can be placed in the fridge; however, I try to keep them (for as long as they keep!!) in a cool place.”

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Ingredients

Adjust Servings

Original recipe yields 2 dozen

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Directions

  1. Mix together peanut butter, confectioners' sugar, crispy rice cereal, and melted butter.
  2. Roll into balls and place on wax paper til all mixture is used.
  3. Melt chocolate chips and shortening together. Dip balls into this mixture, set on wax paper again and let harden.

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Reviews (22)

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JenM
25

JenM

Very good - reminds me of my mom's Peanut Butter balls! My only comments - I would refrigerate a the mix (dough) a few minutes before trying to form into balls, otherwise they're a sticky mess. Secondly, 1 cup choc. chips just b-a-r-e-l-y covered all of them (I got 29 balls - FYI). Might want to dip sparingly or add a 1/4 c. choc chips to the recipe. Otherwise great, and easy! enjoy!

CRAZY4SUSHI
23

CRAZY4SUSHI

These are good little morsels that taste like peanut butter cups. Definitely increase the chocolate by at least another 1/4 cup. I highly recommend refrigerating the formed balls for a little bit to help firm them up. It really helped when dipping them into the warm chocolate. I think I will crush the cereal a little next time. Kids loved them.

Heidi
14

Heidi

I have used a recipe very similiar to this for years. I put mini paper cups inside of mini-cupcake pans and pat the rice crispie mixture into the bottom then top with chocolate. Easier to freeze, store and transport.

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Nutrition

Amount Per Serving (12 total)

  • Calories
  • 276 cal
  • 14%
  • Fat
  • 19 g
  • 29%
  • Carbs
  • 25 g
  • 8%
  • Protein
  • 6.2 g
  • 12%
  • Cholesterol
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 139 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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