Rice Krispies Pumpkin Surprise Treats {Recipe}

Here’s a fun and easy Halloween treat to make with the kiddos. A little twist to the traditional rice krispies treat with a chocolate surprise in the middle!

Rice Krispies Surprise Pumpkin Treats


  • 3 T butter/margarine
  • 1 10 oz package of marshmallows
  • 6 cups of Kellogg’s Rice Krispies
  • 12 mini candy bars – I used milky way minis
  • fall colored sprinkles
  • small green candy – I used green dots and green tootsie roll minis


  1. Melt butter over low heat in a large saucepan.
  2. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted.
  3. Remove from heat and add Rice Krispies.
  4. Stir until the cereal is well coated with the marshmallow-butter mixture.
  5. Form pumpkin shapes around 1 chocolate piece with ~1/2 C warm cereal mixture. Your hands should be well buttered hands, This is a very messy step.
  6. Roll pumpkin in fall colored sprinkles.
  7. Top with a small green candy stem. Cut the tootsie roll minis into one-thirds and shaped into a stem. A sort of pyramid shape worked for me.

Recipe modified from Kellogg’s Rice Krispies Pumpkin Surprise Treats

Rice Krispies Treat Pumpkin Surpise Giveaway

My boys had a blast making and eating these yummy treats!

The Giveaway is over.

Disclosure: “Kellogg Company® has provided me with a Kellogg’s Rice Krispies® Surprise Pumpkin Treats™ Kit to conduct a reader giveaway. However, my opinions about the product are entirely my own and I have not been paid to publish positive sentiments toward Kellogg Company or its products.”


  1. Kelly P says

    Our favorite Halloween treat is diving into the kids trick or treat bags! :) Ok, our favorite treat to MAKE is anything and everything pumpkin, so…pumpkin breads, muffins, smoothies, etc!

  2. Mike Davis says

    I shared on Facebook here -https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001864465639&ref=tn_tnmn—and here–https://twitter.com/MikeWDavis1/status/259379152354942976

  3. candice says

    My favorite fall treat to make is carmel/ chocolate apples! SO many different variations! I love to add nuts and sprinkles!


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