Easter Cereal Bars

Make these yummy Easter Cereal Bars as a festive Spring treat! They cook in 10 minutes, using just 3 ingredients.

A box of Peeps Cereal next to a dish with three cereal bars.

I love a fun hack that both makes a yummy treat and also comes out festive for a holiday. These no-bake cereal bars check both of these boxes!

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They are a simple cereal bar recipe using seasonal Peeps cereal that is fun and colorful. They are the perfect treat for a spring or Easter pot-luck, or just to surprise your kids on an ordinary Sunday night.

A dish of colorful cereal bars next to a glass bottle of milk.

For more fun Spring and Easter recipes, check out my list below:

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Easter Cereal Bars Recipe

Make these yummy Peeps Cereal Bars as a festive Easter treat! They cook in 10 minutes, using just 3 ingredients.

Course No Bake Dessert Recipes
Cuisine American
Keyword easter cereal bars
Cook Time 10 minutes
Additional Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 285 kcal
Author Aileen Clark


  • 4 tablespoons salted butter
  • 1 10-ounce bag marshmallows
  • 4 cups Peeps cereal


  1. Line an 8×8 square baking dish with non-stick cooking spray or parchment paper. Set aside.
  2. Melt butter in a large sauce pan over low heat.
  3. Add marshmallows, stirring constantly, until marshmallows are completely melted.
    A pan filled with melted marshmallow and butter.
  4. Slowly mix in the Peeps cereal, until evenly coated with the marshamllow mixture.
  5. Use a spatula to scoop the cereal mixture into the prepared baking dish.
  6. Press down with the saptula or piece of wax paper, until the cereal bars are evenly flattened.
    A hand pressing wax paper onto a baking dish of peeps cereal bars.
  7. Let cool 10 minutes.
  8. Cut into squares and serve.

Recipe Notes

Leftovers can be stored in an air-tight container at room temperature, up to 3 days.

Nutrition Facts
Easter Cereal Bars Recipe
Amount Per Serving (1 bar)
Calories 285 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 10mg3%
Sodium 103mg4%
Carbohydrates 64g21%
Sugar 44g49%
Protein 2g4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
A box of peeps cereal behind tray of three easter cereal bars.

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