Mar 062018
 

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!

Who else is excited about the Sherlock Gnomes movie coming out later this month?  We are a little gnome obsessed in our house….well, actually just I am, but anyways…..I decided to make some Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes in celebration of the new movie. They were seriously easy to make and I am wicked happy with how they came out.  If you love gnomes, too, you should whip up a batch.

Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!

Here’s what you need:

  • 6 cups Rice Krispies cereal
  • 15 oz marshmallows
  • 3 Tablespoons softened butter
  • Fruit flavored Tootsie Rolls
  • Cotton candy
  • Vanilla frosting (optional)
  • 8×8” pan
  • Non stick cooking spray
  • Ice cream cone shaped cookie cutter

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!

Here’s what you do:
1. Grease a small 8×8 dish with butter or a non stick cooking spray.
2. In a large microwave safe bowl, combine your marshmallows and butter and heat for 1-2 minutes until the marshmallows get puffy
3. Now mix in your Rice Krispies cereal.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!

4. Scoop the mixture into your pan, press down firmly, and freeze for 15 minutes.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!
5. Place 4 of the same colored Tootsie Rolls in the microwave for 3 seconds, unwrap and press them together.
6. Roll out your Tootsie Rolls and use the cone side of the cookie cutter to cut out a hat.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!

7. Repeat steps 5-6 until you have 8 hats.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!
8. Pull apart 4 pink Tootsie Rolls and roll each half into smooth balls.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!
9. Use your cookie cutter to cut out as many ice cream cones as you can from your Rice Krispies.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!
10. Place the Tootsie Roll hats onto the Rice Krispies and a ball underneath for a nose.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!
11. Pull apart your cotton candy and press it below the nose for a beard. It sticks perfectly but if you’re planning on storing overnight you might want to spread out a little vanilla frosting first.

Have fun celebrating the new Sherlock Gnomes movie with these Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes! It's a really easy recipe to make and they are even more fun to eat!

Hope you enjoy your Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes as much as we loved ours.

  29 Responses to “Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes”

  1. Those turned out really cute. Nothing easier than making rice krispie treats and finding fun ways to decorate them.

  2. I’m a little Gnome obsessed too and these are adorable! I didn’t even know you used tootsie rolls until I read the recipe. So cute and easy to make!

  3. The gnomes looks so cute. I love rice crispies and this treat is something I would like. It’s nice that your recipe is easy to follow.

  4. I wasn’t aware of the Sherlock Gnomes movie! I’m sure it’s going to be another hit with the kids. These rice krispie gnomes are so adorable!

  5. These are cute! I’ve always liked gnomes although that Sherlock Gnomes movie looks frightening to me. My daughter naturally wants to see it though. I’ll make these with her one day!

  6. You always have such fun ideas! I would love to spend the day with you and see how your creative mind runs! These are adorable!

  7. Can these gnomes be any cuter? I SO love how they look and I had no idea they were inspired by an upcoming movie! I think that’s really exciting and I’m sure the kids are looking forward to it.

  8. I hadn’t heard about the upcoming movie, I bet it will be really cute. These gnome treats are adorable, I love how simple they are to make and how colorful they came out.

  9. OMG these look way too cute!! We’re excited fir the upcoming movie!

  10. CUTISIMOS!! Oh wouldn’t The Grands get a kick out of those! BB’s sure they’re gonna get a kick out of the movie too. Gracias for the recipe. BB2U

  11. There is nothing quite like a good rice krispie treat and I love the idea of making them gnome shaped. I think I might have to gnome up myself!

  12. These are so adorable! What a neat idea for spring too!

  13. There are so many creative things you could do with sweets. I love eating and making them.

  14. These are such cute treats for the kids. I know my daughters would love it if I made these for them after school!

  15. These gnomes are just too adorable for words! That beards are so hilarious… I didn’t even realize this movie was coming out!

  16. These are the cutest snacks I’ve ever seen! We cannot wait to see this movie soon!

  17. Oh would you check those out! They look as cute as they do delicious!

  18. Fruit tootsie rolls are my favorite. I would probably eat them all before finishing the project. Such a fun and creative treat.

  19. We are expecting rain all week. These Rice Krispie Treat Gnomes will be a great way to brighten up the kids day. I will have to pick up the ingredients I need to make some.

  20. I’ve never seen Rice Krispie treats shaped like this before. They are so cute! My family and I can’t wait to see this movie.

  21. At first I thought “Okay I want to make these for me!” then my son nudged me, so I guess I’d let him have one too. Those look so adorable!

  22. I love those, they are so adorable!! How creative to use cotton candy for the beard, and I never thought of rolling out a Tootsie Roll!

  23. These gnomes are adorable!! These would be so much fun to make with my nieces and nephews!!

  24. How cute those are! You always have the best ideas for treats! You can do so much with rice krispy treats!

  25. These are way too cute. We’ll have to make them.

  26. My daughter would love these! She loves to make rice krispie treats at home.

  27. The cotton candy makes these absolutely adorable! I think my kids would love LOVE these! So much fun!

  28. Ohh, very cute idea! i think this will be a good to serve on kids get together. I will try to be more creative too.

  29. Well, those are super cute! Love the cotton candy beards.