These cookies are light, buttery and crispy, these are one of our favorite cookies and are easy to make! Makes approximately 40 cookies. Here is a printable version of our recipe for future reference: Rice Krispie Cookies Recipe.
1 cup butter (2 sticks)
1 1/4 cup flour
1 cup sugar
1 tsp baking powder
Rice Krispies cereal
Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
Cream butter and sugar, add egg and mix well.
Add the flour and baking powder
In a small bowl add about 2-3 cups of Rice Krispies cereal. Add another cup of cereal if needed.
Scoop a rounded teaspoon of cookie dough and drop into the bowl of rice krispies. Roll around until completely covered.
Place on cookie sheet approximately 2 inches apart, they will spread. We fit 16 on a cookie baking sheet.
Bake for 20-25 minutes until edges are delicately brown.
Let cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes until firm enough to transfer to rack or plate.
After cooling store in an airtight container or ziplock. Best eaten within a couple days.