Season Me Happy

...celebrating flavorful food



treat [treet]
noun
1. entertainment, food, drink, etc., given by way of compliment or as an expression of friendly regard.
2. anything that affords particular pleasure or enjoyment.

by Susan Andrews

(originally from Your Cup of Cake)

Bar Ingredients:

     1 10oz bag mini marshmallows
     4 TBSP butter
     4 Cups rice cereal

Caramel sauce:

     2/3 can of sweetened condensed milk
     10oz bag caramels
     3 TBSP butter

Topping:

     2 Cups chocolate chips

Directions:

Grease a 9x13 pan and set aside.

Place marshmallows and butter in a microwave safe bowl. Microwave for approx 1 1/2 minutes.

Remove & stir together.

Add 4 cups rice cereal and stir with spoon.

Add to prepared pan

and cover w/ parchment paper.

With the help of a round glass spread and flatten rice cereal in pan.

Once flattened remove parchment. It may stick a little but it will come off.

Add caramels, sweetened condensed milk and butter to a saucepan. Melt over med heat.

Once melted pour over rice krispie treats. Spread to cover the entire surface. Let cool for a few minutes.

Place chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl. Microwave for 1 minute. Stir. Microwave for 30 seconds. Stir. Microwave for 30 more seconds. Stir. Chocolate should be melted now.

Spread evenly over top of treats.

Thatís it! Let cool a bit, then cut and serve. So, so delightfully sweet,crunchy and caramelly!

For a thicker bar you could put them in an 11x7 pan.