Savory & Sweet Peanut Rice Krispie Treats

Picture biting into a Rice Krispie treat that’s nutty, crunchy, savory, sweet, salty, and slightly spicy. We used our Roasted Peanut Dan Dan Sauce to create a killer umami dessert that's so delicious, it's spooky.

Savory & Sweet Peanut Rice Krispie Treats

Prep: 5 min

Cook: 25 min

Serves: 10 bars 


3 tbsp salted butter

8 oz mini marshmallows

3 cups Rice Krispies cereal

1/2 cup Rooted Fare's Roasted Peanut Dan Dan Sauce

1/2 cup chopped roasted peanuts

Red chili flakes, optional


  1. Line a 9-inch baking pan with parchment paper.
  2. Over medium heat, melt butter in a large saucepan. Add marshmallows and Roasted Peanut Dan Dan Sauce. Reduce heat to low and continue to stir until completely melted.
  3. Remove from heat and add cereal, roasted peanuts, and red chili flakes.
  4. Pour into the prepared pan. Gently press into the pan.
  5. Allow to set, about 20-30 min. Cut and enjoy!

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Check out another riff on the classic treat: our sweet and nutty Black Sesame Crunchy Butter in Rice Krispie Treats

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