Double Chocolate Cereal Treats

If you’re looking for a super easy treat to take to the office or a holiday cookie exchange, these are it. They  are like a chocolate rice krispy treat, but even easier to make, believe it or not. No baking or melting butter on the stovetop help make these a perfect starter recipe for any littles in the house too. They go fast, so plan on doubling the recipe.

 

 

2 C. miniature marshmallows
2 T. butter
1 T. unsweetened cocoa
1/4 t. vanilla extract
3 C. whole grain cereal (such as Kashi Go-Lean)
1/2 C. semisweet chocolate chips

 

 

 

Combine marshmallows, butter, cocoa and vanilla in a large bowl and microwave on hight for 1 minute. Remove bowl from microwave; stir with a large rubber spatula coated with cooking spray until smooth. Stir in cereal and then add chocolate chips.

Coat a quarter cup measuring cup with cooking spray and lightly pack with cereal mixture. Drop onto parchment lined baking sheet and freeze for 8 minutes or until firm.

 

Serves: 15
Calories: 92
Protein 3g.
Carbs 15g.
Fat 3.5g.

 

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