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Lemon Meringue Rice Krispie Treats

Author Melissa @ Living a Frugal Life


  • 6 cups Rice Krispies Cereal
  • 3 tbs salted butter
  • 4 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 3 tbs powdered lemonade mix I used 4C brand
  • 1 oz marshmallow creme I used KRAFT Jet-Puffed
  • Yellow Lemon Nerds Candy
  • Ziploc bag


  • Coat the bottom and sides of an 8x8 inch baking pan with non-stick cooking spray.
  • Melt 3 tbs butter in a large saucepan.
  • Add 4 cups mini marshmallows and stir constantly until melted.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Add 3 tbs of the lemonade powder to your melted marshmallows and stir to combine.
  • Add 6 cups Rice Krispies cereal to the marshmallow mixture and stir until all the cereal is coated.
  • Turn that mixture out into your baking pan and use a piece of wax paper to press the cereal mixture down firmly.
  • Allow your treats to cool completely.
  • Place your marshmallow creme into the ziploc bag and cup a very small hole from one corner of the bag.
  • Pipe the marshmallow creme onto your treats as shown.
  • Sprinkle with yellow lemon Nerds candy.