Sunny’s Easy Salty Sweet Rainbow Marshmallow Bites

Sunny's Easy Salty Sweet Rainbow Marshmallow Bites
OVERVIEW: Clock IconPrep: 15 min. Fork Icon Makes 1 8x8 baking dish

For the marshmallow mix

  • 1-1/2 cups ridged potato chips
  • 1/2 cup pecan halves
  • 1-1/2 cups puffed rice cereal
  • 4 Tbsp. butter
  • 2 tsp. cinnamon sugar
  • 4 cups mini marshmallows

To finish

  • Cooking spray
  • 1/2 cup rainbow sprinkles, plus more if needed

Make the mix

  1. Add the chips to a food processor and blitz just 2-3 times.
  2. Add the pecans and blitz just once or twice, then add the cereal and blitz just a couple more times as well.
  3. The blend should not be sand, but nice peaks and valleys of chips and pecans with a few cereal pieces untouched by the blitz.
  4. In a large pot on medium heat melt the butter and stir in the cinnamon sugar.
  5. Add the marshmallows and stir continuously until completely melted and smooth.
  6. Remove the pot from the heat and add the potato chips, cereal, and pecans.

Mix the bites

  1. Coat the bottom and sides of an 8x8" baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. Press the marshmallow mixture into the dish and flatten as much as possible.
  3. Immediately sprinkle over rainbow sprinkles to completely cover the top and gently press down.
  4. Rest to cool and cut into whatever size bites you like!

Recipe courtesy Sunny Anderson, 2019