Wilton Candy Bark Cereal Treat HeartsBack to category
Wilton Candy Bark Cereal Treat Hearts
How can you mend a broken heart? Make a Valentine's Day treat that perfectly pairs pieces of candy bark and crisp rice cereal. The Easy Layers! Heart Pan Set makes it easy to mold these treats and then top them with Candy Melts candy bark.
- Time:weekend project
1Make candy bark hearts. One day in advance of serving, mix together Red nonpareils and jimmies on a plate. Melt White Candy Melts candy following package directions. Divide equally between heart pans (about 2 oz. each); tap to spread candy evenly in pan and remove air bubbles. Immediately sprinkle nonpareil mixture over candy, then arrow mix; tap to make sure sprinkles adhere. Chill until set, about 10-15 minutes. Remove candy from pans.
2Make crisp rice cereal treat recipe. Make 1-1/2 batches of your favorite crisp rice treats. Spray pans with vegetable pan spray. Press cereal mixture into the pans, dividing equally. Let set in pan 10-15 minutes to firm up. Remove from pan; cool completely.
3Tint icing. Use Color Right base colors and QuickCount color formulas to tint the icing in the following shade: Summer Red: 2 cups White icing + 36 R
4Decorate treats. Break candy bark into pieces. Use spatula to spread 1-3/4 cups of icing on top of cereal treats. Position broken pieces of candy on icing, following the shape of the cereal treat.