Friday, April 06, 2007
Favorite Ingredients Friday (Easter Edition)

Good Friday to you all! It's time for Favorite Ingredients Friday Easter edition! Please share recipes of dishes/beverages that you might serve at a Easter Sunday meal. Or, share a special Easter treat that you might make for your children!

The recipe I'm about to share from you is one that I discovered at Kraft Foods. It's quick, simple, and a treat that your children will love! I'll be putting some of these in Snuggle Bug's Easter basket on Sunday.


Crispy Marshmallow Eggs


Ingredients
  1. 3 Tbsp. butter or margarine
  2. 1 pkg. (10-1/2 oz.) miniature marshmallows
  3. Food coloring (I use pastel colors)
  4. 6 cups crisp rice cereal
  5. cellophane wrap & ribbon

Preparation

  1. MELT butter in large saucepan on low heat. Add marshmallows; cook until marshmallows are completely melted and mixture is well blended. Remove from heat. Stir in food coloring as desired.
  2. ADD cereal; mix well.
  3. SPRAY hands with cooking spray. Working quickly, shape cereal mixture into 18 oval shapes to resemble eggs. Cool completely. Wrap individually in cellophane and tie with a ribbon.

Now, I look forward to seeing your Favorite Ingredients Friday Easter recipe! Remember, I won't be able to visit all of your recipes today until after I get home from work. But fear not, I will stop by to visit your recipe as soon as I can!

Don't forget to link your specific recipe post link on Mr. Linky so I can see what's cooking at your house!

Oh, and be sure to put the title of your recipe in parenthesis! It makes it so much quicker for me to go back and search for recipes as I build my weekly menu.

My previous Favorite Ingredients Friday recipes

BBQ boneless pork ribs
Grandma's deviled eggs
tropical fruit salad
Killarney Cream Scones
Chocolate Fudge Cookies
Broiled Tilapia Parmesan
Scalloped Corn
Molten Chocolate Cake
Super Skins
7 Layer Mexican Dip
Garlic Linguine
Pizza Bake
Grilled Honey Corn
Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake
Strawberry & Cream Cheese Fudge Brownies
Roly-Poly Santa cookies
Cole's chili
Grandma's Sponge Cake
Parmesan Bow-Tie Skillet
Scalloped Potatoes
Chocolate Crepes
Chocolate Cream Pie
Chocolate Chip Banana Bread
Caramel Brownies
Peach Banana Daiquiri

Thanks so much for your participation. I do appreciate it!

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5:30 AM
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15 Comments:
At 1:09 AM, Anonymous Rae said...

I looooove these! I'll make some extra "carrot" mixture (great minds think alike!) and make these for Easter baskets. Wonderful recipe, thanks for sharing...and for hosting! Happy Easter! =)

 
At 1:47 AM, Blogger A Special Family said...

You have such a talent :0

 
At 4:10 AM, Blogger PEA said...

When my boys were little, they loved the Marshmallow Rice Krispie Squares...I wish I would have thought to make them egg shaped at Easter time!! Such a wonderful idea!! Hmmmm...come to think of it, they'd probably still like to have these! hehe Happy Easter to you and your family and thank you for hosting this:-) xox

 
At 5:03 AM, Blogger Trisha said...

Just stopping by to let you know you have been tagged. Stop by when you have a few minutes and play along!

 
At 5:26 AM, Blogger Carey said...

These are so cute! I never would have thought of doing that. They would make great treats for the kids to give their friends at school. My recipe is up as well.

 
At 5:34 AM, Blogger ChupieandJ'smama said...

Oh those are too cute! I can make those for both my sons too :) Thanks for the cute idea. Happy Easter!!

 
At 5:49 AM, Blogger Darcy said...

What a clever idea! Rice Krispie treats are a favorite in our house. I spent a little time reading on your blog and am looking forward to trying out your deviled egg recipe this weekend too! They sound so yummy!

 
At 7:12 AM, Blogger Jill said...

If I can find all the ingredients at my local Walgreen's I think I'm going to make these with The Boy today (this will make sense if you read my non-FIF post today :-)

 
At 8:01 AM, Blogger KELLY said...

These are cute. I love rice krispie treats

 
At 8:12 AM, Blogger annie said...

I am going to make these, I love rice crispy treats & these are adorable!
Thanks for hosting FIF!
Easter Blessings~
♥ Annie
My Life as Annie!

 
At 8:57 AM, Blogger Michelle said...

what a great idea for rice krispy treats! I got my recipe from kraft foods too!

 
At 5:23 PM, Blogger Tammy said...

Oh, those are just adorable! :)

 
At 1:09 PM, Blogger Laura said...

A little late this week, I had computer problems.
What a good idea. For sure the kids will love those.
Have a great Easter.

 
At 6:40 PM, Blogger devildogwife said...

I've always loved these as a kid and an adult. lol! Sorry I missed out this week -- we're in the process of moving. Hopefully things will be settled a bit more in the next couple of weeks...

 
At 9:15 AM, Blogger OldQueen44 said...

Sorry about #16 17 and 18... slow learner

 

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