Halloween Treat

Putting the rice krispies on the marshmallows

An easy-to-make treat for Halloween (or any occasion) involves marshmallows, caramel, and rice krispies.

What you’ll need:
1 bag large marshmallows
1 bag caramels
sweetened condensed milk
1/2 stick butter
rice krispies

Step 1: Melt the caramels, butter, and sweetened condensed milk together.  For best quality, use a double broiler.

Step 2: Dunk the marshmallows in the mixed concoction. Get an even coat.

Step 3:  Pull the marshmallows out and dip them in rice krispies.  Set them on wax paper to let them harden.

The finished product is delicious.

Published in: on October 31, 2010 at 11:53 am  Comments (3)  
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Ice Cream (Sandwich) Cake

Are you in a hurry and need to make a quick dessert?

You’re in luck….with just a little bit of creative thinking, you can make an ice cream (sandwich) cake.

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake Photo courtesy of House of Parents

What you’ll need:
12 ice cream sandwiches
whipped cream
chocolate syrup

Arrange 4 ice cream sandwichs flat with the long sides touching.  Squirt an even layer of whipped cream over top.

Sprinkle m&ms on the whipped cream.

Repeat layers twice more.  On the top layer, drizzle chocolate syrup for best appearance.

Make sure it stays cold so it doesn’t melt!

Published in: on October 20, 2010 at 2:58 pm  Comments (2)  
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