March Recipes

Basketball Cereal Treats

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Basketball Cereal Treats
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20 minutes
Total Time:
20 minutes


  • 4 cups Hy-Vee One Step crispy rice cereal
  • 2 cups Hy-Vee One Step Tasteeos cereal
  • 6 cups Hy-Vee miniature marshmallows
  • ¼ cup Hy-Vee unsalted butter
  • Orange food coloring
  • ¼ cup dark chocolate melting wafers
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Combine crispy rice cereal and Tasteeos cereal in a large bowl; set aside.
Combine miniature marshmallows and butter in a large microwave-safe measuring cup. Microwave on HIGH at 30-second intervals until melted, stirring each time. Stir in a few drops of orange food coloring. Pour mixture over cereals; stir to coat. Let stand 5 minutes.
For each basketball, shape ¼ cup cereal mixture into a ball; let set. Place melting wafers in a small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH at 30-second intervals until melted, stirring each time. Pipe melted chocolate on each ball to create basketballs. Let set before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 treat
Serves: 20
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value*
Total Fat: 3.5g 4%
Saturated Fat: 2g
Trans Fat: 0g
Cholesterol: 5mg 2%
Sodium: 55mg 2%
Total Carbohydrate: 20g 7%
Dietary Fiber: 0g 0%
Sugars: 10g 20%
Protein: 1g 2%

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