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Cranberry Seeds Rice Krispies Treats

Cranberry Seeds Rice Krispie Treats | This easy gluten free and dairy free rice krispy treat recipe is vegan and oh so pretty! This original recipe is made new with the addition of fiber rich cranberry seeds. Add healthful ingredients like this to rice crispy treats for Valentine's Day, Christmas, or all the holidays. Find other fun recipe idea with cranberry seeds at Ocean Spray and cranberryseeds.com. Add these healthy seeds to other desserts, snacks, and smoothies. Find more recipes like this at happihomemade.com.
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cranberry seeds, dairy free, gluten free, marshmallow, plant based butter, rice crispy, rice krispies, snack, valentines day, vegan
Servings: 6
Calories: 125kcal
Cost: $3.00


  • 8x8 pan
  • medium saucepan
  • rubber spatula


  • 2 Tbsp plant based butter
  • 5 oz marshmallows mini or regular
  • 3 cups rice krispies or puffed rice cereal
  • 2 Tbsp cranberry seeds +1 tsp for topping


  • Spray an 8x8 pan with non stick cooking spray.
  • In a medium sized saucepan, melt butter on low-medium heat.
  • Add marshmallows and stir until melted and combined with butter.
  • Turn off heat. Add cereal and cranberry seeds. Mix until combined.
  • Scoop warm mixture into greased pan. *Pro Tip: Spray fingertips with non-stick cooking spray and press the mixture into the pan.
  • Sprinkle top with additional cranberry seeds (about 1 teaspoon).
  • Once the mixture is cool and set, cut into squares and enjoy.


Use a small heart-shaped cookie cutter to make festive treats for Valentine's Day!