These delectable goodies would make a great treat for the
Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross.

The cross shapes of these crispy treats, reminds us of the feast.

Caramel Cross Crispy Treats

3 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 package 10 oz regular marshmallows
1/2 cup caramel ice cream topping
6 cups Rice Crispy cereal
1 box purple fruit by the foot candy

In a large saucepan melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat. Stir in caramel topping
Add Rice Crispy cereal and stir until well coated.

Using oiled hands or oiled spatula press evenly into pan that is coated with oil or cooking spray.
Allow to cool a couple of hours. You could put them in the refrigerator.
When they are firm, using a cross shaped cookie cutter or by hand cut out cross shapes.
Cut the purple fruit snacks into strips and drape over crosses.

Peace be with you,

Copyright 2012 Veronica Gantley