Protein Rice Crispy Treats

Protein Rice Crispy Treats

Course Dessert
Cuisine Dessert
Servings 16
Author Amee


  • 6 cups crispy rice cereal can use regular or brown rice crisps
  • 6 cups mini marshmallows
  • 6 tbsp Earth Balance butter spread or a butter/olive oil blend spread
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup unflavored whey isolate protein powder 


  • Spray a 9x13 glass baking dish with cooking spray and set aside
  • In a large, non-stick pot, melt butter and marshmallows on low heat, stirring constantly
  • When all marshmallows are melted, remove pot from the heat and immediately stir in vanilla and protein powder, stirring quickly while marshmallow mixture is warm
  • Stir in crispy rice cereal and press into the glass baking dish.   Allow bars to cool then cut and enjoy