Charlesa’s Chocolate Cranberry Crispy Treats


A few years ago my SIL Lesa(Charlesa) brought these delightful little treats to a family gathering and I have been enjoying them ever since! Thanks, Lesa, a true stroke of genius. These little bites of heaven are a perfect summer treat, quick and easy.  They require minimal stove time so you won’t die from heat stroke because you had to use your oven. It’s hot people!


What you need:

1 bag of mini marshmallows ( I accidentally bought the campfire ones)

6 cups of  Cocoa Rice Krispies

1-2 tablespoons of butter

1 cup of craisins

1 cup of dark chocolate chips


step 1

add marshmallows and butter to large pot. heat on medium – low, stirring occasionally, until both butter and marshmallows are melted and smooth.


step 2

butter or spray with cooking spray a 9 x 13 baking dish. set aside.


step 3

remove pan from heat. add 6 cups of Cocoa Rice Krispie cereal to melted marshmallows and butter, stir to coat.


step 4

stir in 1 cup of craisins and 1 cup of dark chocolate chips.


step 5

scoop mixture from pot to butter pan. press flat. cut. serve.




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