Go Back
+ servings

Christmas Wreath Cookies Recipe

Lil' Luna
Christmas Wreath Cookies are made from cornflakes mixed in a marshmallow coating and speckled with cinnamon candies. They are fun and easy kid-friendly goodies.
4.91 from 11 votes
Prep Time 20 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 8
Calories 233 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 4 cup mini marshmallows
  • 1 teaspoon green food coloring
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 cup cornflakes cereal
  • 1 (2.25 oz) package cinnamon red hot candies

Instructions
 

  • Prepare a piece of greased wax paper and set a side.
  • Add the marshmallows and butter to a microwave safe dish. Microwave for 2 minutes. Stir and heat for 2 more minutes.
  • Working quickly add the green coloring and extracts. Stir, then add the cornflakes. Stir until evenly coated.
  • Scoop a spoonful of the mixture and drop it in clumps on the wax paper. To make a wreath shape lightly grease your fingers and form a hole in the center of each clump. Add 3 red hots to the newly shaped wreath.
  • Lightly grease a storage container. Allow the treats to cool and set before transferring them to the container.
  • Makes 8-10 wreaths

Nutrition

Calories: 233kcalCarbohydrates: 32gProtein: 2gFat: 12gSaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 31mgSodium: 223mgPotassium: 24mgFiber: 1gSugar: 16gVitamin A: 605IUVitamin C: 3mgCalcium: 3mgIron: 4mg
Keyword Christmas Wreath Cookies
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!