This Easter brighten up your Easter baskets by adding some Rainbow Peeps Cereal Treats. Each bunny shaped Fruity Pebbles Marshmallow Treat is drizzled with a rainbow of colorful Candy Melts to match the stuffed Rainbow Peeps.
Rainbow Peeps Cereal Treats
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
3 mins
Total Time
18 mins
 
Fruity Pebbles marshmallow treats are shaped like bunnies and drizzled with a rainbow of colorful candy melts to look like the Rainbow Peeps stuffed animals.
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: peeps cereal treats, rainbow rice krispies treat
Servings: 6
Author: Beth Jackson Klosterboer
Ingredients
  • 10 ounces marshmallows
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 6 cups Fruity Pebbles cereal
  • 12 ounce white Candy Melts, melted
  • 4 ounces pink Candy Melts, melted
  • 4 ounces orange Candy Melts, melted
  • 4 ounces yellow Candy Melts, melted
  • 4 ounces green Candy Melts, melted
  • 4 ounces blue Candy Melts, melted
  • 4 ounces purple Candy Melts, melted
Instructions
  1. Pour marshmallows and butter into large microwave safe mixing bowl
  2. Heat on high for 1 minute.
  3. Remove and stir.
  4. Heat for another 30-60 seconds until melted.
  5. Stir then add Fruity Pebbles and stir until well combined.
  6. Equally divide the cereal mixture into 6 sections.
  7. Scoop out one section and shape it into a Peeps bunny.
  8. Set the bunny on wax paper.
  9. Repeat.
  10. Freeze the bunnies for 15 minutes.
  11. Remove and peel the bunnies off the wax paper.
  12. Set the bunnies on a metal cooling rack.
  13. Drizzle white candy melts over one bunny.
  14. Drizzle a few stripes of pink candy melts over the ears.
  15. Then add a few stripes of orange candy melts overlapping the pink stripes and repeat adding yellow, green, blue, and purple candy melts over the bunny creating a striped rainbow effect.
  16. Tap the bunny so that the stripes blend a bit.
  17. Carefully remove the bunny from the cooling rack and set on a wax or parchment paper lined baking sheet.
  18. Place in the freezer.
  19. Repeat adding stripes to all your cereal treat bunnies.