Gluten-Free Rice Crispy Treats Recipe

Crispy Puffed Rice Treat
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Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 20 mins
Total: 30 mins
Servings: 12 servings
Yield: 12 2-inch bars
Nutrition Facts (per serving)
235 Calories
8g Fat
39g Carbs
2g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 12
Amount per serving
Calories 235
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g 11%
Saturated Fat 5g 25%
Cholesterol 20mg 7%
Sodium 157mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 39g 14%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 14g
Protein 2g
Vitamin C 0mg 0%
Calcium 6mg 0%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 72mg 2%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

Gluten-free rice crispy squares are fast, easy, and oh, so familiar—a gluten-free kid's favorite recipe. Make a batch to take along to sporting events, for sleep-overs, or pack a bag for road trips.


  • 1 (10-ounce) box of gluten-free brown rice crisp cereal

  • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) butter

  • 1 (10-ounce) package marshmallows

  • 1 teaspoon gluten-free vanilla extract

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients. Grease a 13-inch x 9-inch pan.

  2. Melt butter over low heat in a large pan.

  3. Add marshmallows to melted butter and stir over low heat until melted. Remove pan from heat. Stir in vanilla extract.

  4. Stir in rice cereal and gently coat cereal with marshmallow mixture.

  5. Pour rice mixture into prepared pan. With buttered fingers press the mixture flat.

Reminder: Always make sure your work surfaces, utensils, pans, and tools are free of gluten. Always read product labels. Manufacturers can change product formulations without notice. When in doubt, do not buy or use a product before contacting the manufacturer for verification that the product is free of gluten.