Easter Bunnies

Prep: 30 mins
Easter Bunnies
Simple treats for Easter time

45g butter or margarine

300g (about 40) regular marshmallows

200g miniature marshmallows

180g Rice Krispies®

Pink cardboard cut into bunny ears

Assorted sweets, dried fruit and nuts


140g butter (softened)

280g icing sugar

1-2 tbsp milk

A few drops food colouring

In large saucepan melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat.

Add Kellogg’s Rice Krispies cereal. Stir until well coated.

Using a large spoon coated with cooking spray divide warm cereal mixture into portions.

Using buttered hands shape each portion into ball.Use icing to attach two balls together, forming bunny body and head. Repeat with remaining balls.

Use icing to attach paper ears. Decorate with icing and/or sweets for eyes, mouth, whiskers and tail.

To make icing:

Beat the butter in a large bowl until soft.

Add half the icing sugar and beat until smooth.

Then add the remaining icing sugar with one tablespoon of the milk.

Beat until creamy then add the food colouring and mix well.

Add extra icing sugar to thicken or a little extra milk to make more runny if necessary.


Preparation Time
30 minutes

Main ingredients
Fruit, Nuts, Cereal

Recipe Type
Party Food, Cakes & Baking, Entertaining

Level of Difficulty

Microwave tip: In microwave-safe bowl heat butter and marshmallows on HIGH for 3 minutes, stirring after 2 minutes. Stir until smooth. Follow steps 2 to 4 above. Microwave cooking times may vary. 

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