Cornflake Christmas Wreaths

The marshmallow mixture is tinted green to make these cereal snacks look like holiday wreaths.

Recipe from Parents
Ingredients
  • 1  10 1/2 ounce bag mini marshmallows
  • 1/4  cup (1/2 stick) butter
  •  Green food coloring
  • 4 1/2  cups cornflake cereal
  •  Jumbo red nonpareils
  •  Light corn syrup
  •  Red sour balls
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Directions
1. 
Line 2 baking sheets with nonstick foil or parchment paper. Lightly coat a 1/3-cup measure with nonstick spray.
2. 
Stir marshmallows and butter in a large saucepan over low heat until melted and smooth. Remove from heat and tint with 5 or 6 drops of food coloring. Gently stir in cornflakes.
3. 
Scoop 1/3 cupfuls of the mixture and drop into 6 piles on each baking sheet. Let cool 5 minutes. Spray fingers with nonstick cooking spray and shape each pile into a wreath, gently compressing the flakes together. Refrigerate until firm.
4. 
Decorate wreaths with nonpareils or candy balls, attaching them with a dab of corn syrup.
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