Easter Fun: Adorable Rice Krispie Treat Bird’s Nests

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Spring is hopping in, and what better way to celebrate than with a sweet and festive treat? These adorable Easter Rice Krispie Treat Bird’s Nests are sure to be a hit with kids and adults alike. They’re incredibly easy to make, requiring only a handful of ingredients and minimal prep time. Plus, they’re completely customizable, so you can let your creativity fly!


  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 6 cups mini marshmallows
  • 6 cups Rice Krispie cereal
  • 1/2 cup green sprinkles (optional)
  • 1 bag (10 oz) milk chocolate candy eggs
  • Marshmallow Peeps (optional)


Melt the Butter and Marshmallows

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  1. In a large pot, melt the butter over low heat.
  2. Add the marshmallows and stir constantly until they are completely melted and smooth.

Add the Cereal and Mix

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  1. Remove the pot from the heat and add the Rice Krispie cereal.
  2. Gently fold the cereal into the marshmallow mixture until it is evenly coated.

Shape the Nests

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  1. Lightly grease your hands or a spoon with cooking spray.
  2. Scoop the Rice Krispie treat mixture into your hands and gently press it into greased muffin tins, forming a well in the center of each to create a nest shape.

Decorate and Enjoy!

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  1. While the nests are still warm, sprinkle them with green sprinkles (optional) to resemble grass.
  2. Once the nests have cooled completely, gently press a few chocolate candy eggs into each nest.
  3. For an extra adorable touch, add a marshmallow Peep bird to each nest.


  • If the mixture is too sticky to handle, let it cool slightly before shaping the nests.
  • You can use any color sprinkles you like to decorate the nests.
  • Get creative with your candy decorations! You can use jelly beans, chocolate bunnies, or any other Easter-themed candies you like.
  • These treats are best enjoyed fresh, but they can be stored in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 3 days.

With just a few simple steps, you can create these delightful Easter Rice Krispie Treat Bird’s Nests. They’re the perfect addition to any Easter celebration or spring party. So get creative, have fun, and enjoy!

Happy Easter!

Ann Shrott

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