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Easter Egg Basket Treats

A simple & easy recipe idea for Easter Egg Basket Treats. Perfect for an Easter dessert the whole family will love. Rice Krispie Treats made to look like an Easter Basket

Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 12
Author My Farmhouse Table


Rice Krispie Treats

  • 25 Large Marshmallows
  • 2 Tbsp Butter
  • 3 cups Rice Krispies

"Easter Grass"

  • 1/2 tsp Water
  • 2 drops Green Food Coloring
  • 3/4 cup Sweetened Shredded Coconut


  • Jelly Beans, Whooper Robin Eggs, Reese's Pieces Eggs, etc
  • Peeps


Rice Krispie Treats

  1. In a large saucepan, melt together marshmallows and butter over low heat. Stir until smooth and melted before adding Rice Krispies. Stir to combine.

  2. Press into greased muffin cups. Push down in center of each cup to make an indentation for the "basket".

  3. Let treats stand until set. Remove baskets from cup and put onto a serving plate.

Easter Grass

  1. In a small resealable plastic bag, combine water and food coloring. Add in coconut.

  2. Seal bag and shake to tint coconut green.

  3. Divide coconut and top each Rice Krispie treat cup with "Easter grass".


  1. Top the grass with your choice of Easter decorations: jelly beans, chocolate eggs, and/or Peeps.