Candy Corn Crispy Treats – Hiland Dairy

Candy Corn Crispy Treats

A Classic Treat With a Fall-Themed Twist

Want to get your family in the mood for fall? Whip up a batch of these candy corn rice crispy treats — they’ll soon become a family holiday favorite. They’re simple to make and a crowd-pleasing treat!

Candy Corn Crispy Treats

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Recipe


Candy Corn Crispy Treats Ingredients

Yellow Ring:

  • 2 1/4 cups crispy rice cereal
  • 2 1/2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons Hiland Dairy Butter
  • Yellow food coloring

Orange Ring:

  • 1 1/2 cups crispy rice cereal
  • 1 3/4 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1 tablespoon Hiland Dairy Butter
  • Orange food coloring

White Center:


Lightly coat an 8×8-inch circular cake pan with cooking spray.

Yellow Ring:

Combine marshmallows and butter in a microwave-safe bowl.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 1

Microwave for approximately 1 minute.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 2

Stir in 5-7 drops of yellow food coloring until the mixture is smooth and fully combined.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 3

Pour in the crispy rice cereal and stir until all the cereal grains are covered with the marshmallow mixture.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 4

Spray your fingers with the cooking spray and create a ring about 1 ½-inches wide around the outside of the cake pan.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 5

Orange Ring:

Repeat the same process for the orange layer, but shorten the microwave time to about 45 seconds. Create an orange inner circle next to the yellow circle, leaving about 2 inches for the white center.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 6

White Ring:

Repeat the same process as the first two rings, but microwave the marshmallow mixture for only 30 seconds. Fill the center with the white cereal mixture and press down all the layers across the surface of the pan so they stick well together.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 7

Flip the pan onto a cutting board and cut the crispy rice candy corn into triangular sections.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 8

Insert sticks in the yellow side of the treat to create a rice crispy candy corn on a stick.

Candy Corn Crispy Treats Step 9

Print this recipe.

Diva’s Tip

These are a huge hit for fall gatherings. You can prepare them ahead of time; just be sure to wrap each one in cellophane to keep them fresh until they are served.

The Dairy Diva

~The Dairy Diva

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