"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Desserts, Sweets & Cookies & Candy
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-06-2008, 05:24 PM   #1
Assistant Cook
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 30
Smile Halal (or kosher) cocoa krispie treats

Hello,

For those who can't, or don't want to, consume marshmallows made with pork gelatin, there are "halal" marshmallows made with beef gelatin. I used these to make rice krispie treats (the wife helped out), and they turned out quite well. It was a big hit at home.

First I melted 2 tablespoons of butter in a saucepan. Then I added 5 ounces of halal marshmallows and mixed until smooth. Then I added 3 cups of Cocoa Krispies cereal and mixed until everything was blended nicely. I also added some chocolate chips (I would say around 1/2 cup, but I didn't measure).

I had a square baking pan prepared with a big piece of wax paper. I scooped the marshmallow/crispie mixture into the pan, and used the wax paper to push down and smooth it out.

After letting it cool, we peeled off the wax paper and cut into squares. Here's a pic...


__________________

__________________
gulab jamun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-06-2008, 05:40 PM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
 
kitchenelf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 19,725
Send a message via MSN to kitchenelf
Well THIS is torture!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
__________________

__________________
kitchenelf

"Count yourself...you ain't so many" - quote from Buck's Daddy
kitchenelf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-06-2008, 06:34 PM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
 
buckytom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: My mountain
Posts: 18,769
omg, are most marshmallows made from a pork product?

i think my wife has given the neighbor's rugrats marshmallows, and they've been very specific about asking us not to feed their kids anything with pork. ok, well, as best as they could in broken english. (it's fun to pretend not to underdstand what they mean to make them imitate a pig... )


hey, "no speak english" can work both ways....




btw, those look great, gulab!!!
__________________
in nomine patri, et fili, et spiritus sancti.


Meh nom eh noh...doot dooooo do do do.
buckytom is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:16 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.