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11 Rice Krispie Treats With a Tempting Twist (PHOTOS)

Food & Party Liz Alterman Mar 17, 2015

blueberry cheesecake krispie treatKids and adults alike love the sometimes-chewy and sometimes-crunchy classic Rice Krispie treat. If you think they're perfect just as they are, you're right. But what if you could add a few ingredients that took the sweet snack to another level?

Recipes offering ways to transform the traditional squares into multi-layered mouth-watering desserts abound. 

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Who knew you could incorporate some of your favorite candy bars into the mix? No matter which flavor panel you prefer, chances are there's a recipe to satisfy your craving! Doesn't the very thought of blueberry and white chocolate cheesecake Krispie treat (pictured above), courtesy of Jen at Carlsbad Cravings, have you salivating?

What's your favorite way to prepare Rice Krispie Treats? 


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1Watermelon Treats

How adorable are these colorful watermelon Rice Krispie treats? Kristen at Dine and Dish recommends using powdered drink mixes to achieve these summer-fun shades. Raisins or chocolate chips serve as the tasty (in this case!) seeds. 

4Buckeye Rice Krispie Treats

Your traditional treats get dunked in semi-sweet chocolate, making them that much more delicious. These Buckeye Rice Krispie treats, created by Erin of The Spiffy Cookie, will disappear quickly at your next party! 

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5Cinnamon Roll Krispies

Cream cheese frosting tops these cinnamon roll treats, created by Jaclyn at Class Cooking, and makes them extra tasty. Sprinkle them with cinnamon for an extra festive finish. 

7Red Velvet Rice Krispie Treats

Red Velvet fans will get a kick out of seeing their fave flavor mixed into these maroon Rice Krispie treats. Kelly, founder of American Cupcake Life, explains,

"These don’t taste overly of red velvet but they sure are cute. They turn red by adding a little red velvet cake mix to the melted butter."

8S'mores Rice Krispie Treats

What a fun idea -- combining two classic kids' desserts in one tasty snack! These s'mores Rice Krispie treats from All-Food-Drink call for your traditional ingredients layered on a jelly roll pan. Start rolling it, beginning on the long end, and then let the log set for 30 minutes in the fridge before slicing. 

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