No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies Recipe

No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike.They are made with Chocolate, Almonds, Sunflower Seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

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No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike. They are made with chocolate, almonds, sunflower seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

Well hello there! I’ve been taking a long break, to take a vacation, enjoy life to get ready for exams and get this long, long, long semester over with.

Now that the grades are in and the pressure’s off I can breathe out with relief and share a super quick and easy and most of all very delicious little no bake cookie treat.

What are these No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies?

These No Bake Cookies are made with just a few simple ingredients that require little of your time and effort. They are super light, as the rice krispies add to the crunch and crispiness, while keeping the cookies almost weightless. The combination of roasted nuts and seeds with chocolate make these fly off the table like hot cakes, at parties!

How important is roasting of the Nuts and Seeds?

You can forgo this step if you’re in a hurry, but I would not. Roasting the seeds and almonds brings out the beautiful caramelized flavor that makes these cookies absolutely irresistible!

No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike. They are made with chocolate, almonds, sunflower seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

What kind of Chocolate to use in Chocolate No Bake Cookies

This recipe uses Candy Melts for their ease of use. While using real Chocolate (chips or bar) would probably be better for flavor, melting chocolate requires special equipment (thermometers) and lots of know-how. All of this can be avoided by simply using Chocolate Melts.

Can I use Dark Chocolate Candy Melts? 

This recipe uses White Chocolate Candy Melts, but it can successfully be made with Dark Chocolate Candy Melts as well. This one is really up to you.

Now get together with someone and make these, you’ll want someone else in the kitchen when these are done, or there’s the temptation to eat all of them in one sitting!

 

No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies

Yield: 20-30 no bake cookie clusters

Ingredients for Easy No Bake Cookies

  • Ensure that the peeled sunflower seeds and the almond slivers are fresh. Taste both and make sure there’s no bitterness.

No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike. They are made with chocolate, almonds, sunflower seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

How to make No Bake Cookies:

  • Roast the almonds and the seeds separately
  • Microwave the chocolate

No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike. They are made with chocolate, almonds, sunflower seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

  • Combine all ingredients together and mix until everything is well coated in chocolate. Try to work quickly or the chocolate will harden.

No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike. They are made with chocolate, almonds, sunflower seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

  • Using an ice cream scoop or a regular spoon, spoon the mixture into about 20-30 mounds.
  • Separately melt the dark chocolate, and pipe it or drizzle on top of each no bake cookie mount.

No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike. They are made with chocolate, almonds, sunflower seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

Kids like to help with decorating things like this, so go ahead and make them part of the process. They can help with drizzling the chocolate, or putting sprinkles of choice on top.

Now Bon appetite my friends, Enjoy!

Nutty Boy Clusters

Nutty Boy Clusters - Light, Crunchy, Nutty, Fun little treats that are as fun as they're delicious, while super fast and easy to make.
Author: Marina | Let the Baking Begin!
Course: Dessert
Keyword: no bake cookies, no bake dessert, rice krispies cookies
Calories: 282 kcal
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 30

Ingredients

  • 2 Cups Sunflower seed kernels roasted
  • 2 Cups Almond slivers roasted
  • 3 Cups Puffed Rice unsweetened
  • 2 Cups white chocolate candy melts or milk chocolate candy melts
  • !For Decoration
  • 1/4 cup milk or dark chocolate candy melts or opposite to what you used as the main binding chocolate above

Instructions

Roast Nuts

  1. Roast the sunflower seeds by spreading the seeds on a baking sheet and roasting in a preheated to 350F oven for about 5-8 minutes or until they taste roasted. 


  2. Do the same with the almond slivers. Watch the oven very closely as the nuts burn very quick and easy. Allow everything to cool to room temperature.

Melt Chocolate

  1. Place white chocolate melts into a microwave safe bowl and microwave the chocolate for about 2 minutes, in 20 second intervals, stirring after each time until the chocolate is mostly melted. Then remove from the microwave and continue stirring until all chocolate is melted. Take care not to overheat or the chocolate will seize and separate.

Mix Everything Together

  1. Combine the nuts, puffed rice and the melted chocolate in a bowl and stir everything together until all ingredients are nicely coated in the white chocolate. 

    If the mixture becomes dry and hard before you’re able to proceed to next step, place the bowl with the mixture in the microwave for 10-15 seconds or until the chocolate is nice and melted once again.

Spoon Mounts

  1. Using a spoon or an ice cream scoop, spoon mounds of mixture onto a parchment paper an inch or two away from each other.

Decorate

  1. Melt the dark or milk chocolate in the microwave in 10-15 seconds intervals until liquid. Fill a ziplock bag with the chocolate mixture, snip the end and drizzle each mount with a swift back and forth motion with chocolate. Alternatively make a cone out of parchment paper, then fill it and proceed as described above. Allow the Nutty Boy Clusters to sit at room temperature until the chocolate has hardened and the clusters are no longer sticky to the touch. Keep in a closed container at room temperatures for up to a week.

Recipe Notes

Kids like to help with decorating things like this, so go ahead and make them part of the process. They can help with drizzling the chocolate, or putting sprinkles of choice on top.

Nutrition Facts
Nutty Boy Clusters
Amount Per Serving
Calories 282 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22g 34%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Sodium 14mg 1%
Potassium 251mg 7%
Total Carbohydrates 16g 5%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 7g
Protein 7g 14%
Vitamin A 0.3%
Vitamin C 0.5%
Calcium 4.9%
Iron 13.7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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No Bake Rice Krispies Cookies are super quick and easy cookies that kids and adults love alike. They are made with chocolate, almonds, sunflower seeds and Rice Krispies. No other party treat disappears quicker than these!

 

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  • Marina, these treats were absolutely delicious! Thank you for taking the time time to find this recipe. I also tried something like this at a potluck and had no luck finding the recipe. I’m so glad I found It here! 🙂

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    • Hi Dina!
      Did they have any clever names for this treat? I came up with this one, but would be curious to know what others are calling it?

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      • No one really has a name for them. We just all know them as those really addicting white chocolate clusters lol.

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  • Tatyana S.

    These treats are so yummy, our whole family loves them and my mom always asks me to make them for family gatherings

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    • They don’t look like much on pictures, but everyone who tries them always asks for recipe. I am glad your family loves them too!

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  • Nadia

    I was looking for these for a while, I love them!!! Thank you Marina! Where is the best to buy sunflower seeds, almond slivers and puff rice?? Thanks

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  • Natasha

    Yummo!! Is all I gotta say… Love these little treats:) we also add dried cranberries to the mix

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  • Irina

    You can’t go wrong with nuts and chocolate 🙂 Our family loves them. They are delicious. We add dried cranberries to the recipe and it adds a great flavor. Great recipe for the holiday.

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  • Tanya

    Marina, These are really , really good and take so little time to make! Thank you for posting this recipe!

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    • I know!)) From looking at them if you never tried them before, you can’t tell just how awesome they are)))

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  • vikalinkafood

    Nuts and chocolate together-what could be better! Seriously!! I also declare them to be healthy since they have nuts. Yum!

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    • aha, and unsweetened puffed rice 😀 and chocolate grows on a tree, so it’s a fruit))) healthy all around!

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  • You beat me on posting these Marina 🙂 (I was going to post them next week). I also make them with dark chocolate and drizzle with white chocolate. Yum! The are sure delicious, and perfect as Christmas gift! :))

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    • Ooops)) yes they’re awesome for parties too 🙂

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