Crunchy Cereal Balls

Crunchy Cereal Balls

Crunchy Cereal Balls
Soft fruit-flavored candies give an added touch of color and flavor to these crunchy cereal balls.
Prepare them for a special holiday -- or whenever the spirit moves you! They're also great for parties.
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Makes:
3 dozens

Ingredients
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1/4 cup peanut butter
4 cups miniature marshmallows
3 1/2 cups crisp rice cereal
1 cup assorted soft fruit-flavored candies, cut into 1/4-in. pieces

Methods/steps
Melt butter and peanut butter in 3-quart saucepan over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until smooth (2 to 3 minutes). Add marshmallows; continue cooking, stirring constantly, until marshmallows are melted (4 to 6 minutes). Remove from heat. Stir in cereal and candies. Shape mixture into 1-in. balls; place on waxed paper.
Let stand 30 minutes. Store between layers of waxed paper in airtight container.

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