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Old 06-08-2009, 12:12 PM   #1
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Easiest simplest Rice Crispies recipe, anyone?

My husband asked me to make rice crispy and add his potein power in it. I found the basic recipe for it and added the potein power.

Well, I did not really follow the recipe exactly, for I cut back the butter part. Then, I found it almost burned, so I added water. OK... It does not taste bad at all, but it is just a little too gummy and sticky without crispiness. My husband refused to eat it. Geese!!!

Ok, this time I will follow a recipe through. However, the marshmallow makes the rice crispy so sticky. Am I right? or because I added water to it. Anyway, does anyone have a very simple and easy rice crispy with marshmallow as the ingredient (my husband likes the taste of marshmallow, so I need to use it, or he would not eat it) and yield rice crispy that is not sticky, just like the one we buy at a store?



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Old 06-08-2009, 12:48 PM   #2
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Just follow the recipe on the box of Kellogg's Rice Krispies. I use that one and make it in the microwave.

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Old 06-08-2009, 01:08 PM   #3
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Thanks... Why have I not thought about that
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Old 06-08-2009, 09:18 PM   #4
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The butter is what makes it "not sticky".

Also, a lesson learned the hard way...

If you use stale marshmallows, it takes them longer to melt and that means they go to a higher temp and the nature of the sugar changes (think hard candy).
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Old 06-09-2009, 11:32 AM   #5
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I see. so...basically I just need the recipe I used and follow it exactly. Thanks
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Old 06-09-2009, 08:03 PM   #6
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i use marshmellow creme that comes in a jar. half of the melting is done.
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Old 12-04-2009, 06:23 AM   #7
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It is tasty i think...
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Old 12-04-2009, 06:44 AM   #8
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oh, Rice Crispy BARS.... yep, follow the recipe on the box.

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Old 02-10-2010, 10:03 AM   #9
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perhaps your husband might like this no-cook rice crispie recipe. i "discovered" it when i was about 7 or so. i think protein powder would go in quite easily.

mix rice crispies with peanut butter. sprinkle with sugar. eat with spoon!

first thing i ever "cooked". made especially for my parents. i'm pretty sure they loved it.
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Old 02-10-2010, 05:32 PM   #10
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this brings me back to my childhood and school fetes, where inevitably there'd be someone selling rice crispie cakes. I seem to remember the melted marshmallows was the best way to go about it, although it might be a bit sweet for me now!

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