Nutella Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

The most amazing Nutella Rice Krispie Treats Recipe. Though we enjoy making Classic Rice Krispies treats, these hazelnut Nutella krispies are a family favorite, especially with the kids. Soft and chewy krispie bars loaded with butter, marshmallows, cocoa and Nutella that are made in 10 minutes.

Our popular Layered Nutella Cake is another recipe we love with hazelnut spread.

Nutella Rice Krispie Treats Recipe cut into bars on parchment paper.

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rice krispie treats recipe-

There are so many different variations to rice krispie treats (rice crispy treat bars). This variation is so good and no baking required. Rice Krispie cereal mixed with marshmallows and butter with hazelnut spread (Nutella). These are perfect to make when kids either want to help in the kitchen or are asking for kid-friendly dessert.

Buttery and gooey chocolate bars loaded with crispy cereals pieces. Not only is the recipes super easy and quick – it tastes amazing.

Nutella Rice Krispies Treats bars stacked on top of each other.

how to make nutella rice krispies treats-

So, these rice krispie treats come together really quickly. For everything to go smoothly, measure everything and prepare a baking dish before starting.

  1. In a bowl, combine the cereal with cocoa, mix.
  2. In a Dutch Oven (or any pot with a thick bottom), melt putter oven medium heat.
  3. Add marshmallows and keep stirring until the marshmallows completely melt.
  4. Remove from heat and quickly stir in hazelnut spread.
  5. Quickly stir in rice krispie cereal and mix vigorously until well combined.
  6. Transfer everything to a baking dish and gently pat down mixture.

NOTE: DON’T melt butter and marshmallow at high heat. It will burn and result in hard bars. For chewy and soft treats, take your time (yes, it’s hard – be patient).

Step-by-step tutorial how to make rice krispie treats with Nutella chocolate.

do rice crispy treats have to be refrigerated?

No, rice krispie treats may be stored in an airtight container at room temperature up to two days, best if used in one day.

can I freeze rice krispie treats?

Yes, store rice krispie treats in a freezer bag up to one month. To enjoy, thaw and eat the same day.

Nutella Rice Krspie Treats recipe cut into bars with one bar bitten into.

These no-bake chocolate hazelnut bars are so GOOD. Chewy, soft and full of buttery marshmallows with cocoa and hazelnut spread. Perfect treats to make for the kids to pack for lunch or an afternoon snack with cold milk!

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Nutella Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

Rice Krispie Treats Recipe. Rice Krispie cereal mixed with a buttery marshmallow mixture, cocoa and Nutella hazelnut spread for the ultimate kid-friendly dessert bars. No bake and ready in 10 minutes.
Prep Time6 mins
Cook Time4 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: rice krispie treats recipe
Servings: 18 servings
Calories: 128kcal
Author: Valentina's Corner


  • 6 cups rice krispies cereal
  • 5 Tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 (10.5 oz) package marshmallows
  • 3/4 cup Nutella spread
  • 2 Tbsp cocoa powder


  • Line a 9"x13" baking sheet with parchment paper and lightly spray with baking spray.
  • Combine cereal and cocoa in a bowl, set aside.
  • Measure out the Nutella, set aside.
  • In a large pot, over medium heat, melt the butter. 
  • Add the marshmallows, keep stirring until the marshmallows melt completely.
  • Remove from heat. Quickly stir in Nutella.
  • Add the cereal and mix vigorously.
  • Transfer to the prepared glass dish and press down.
  • Enjoy. Keep treats covered. 


You can use a smaller dish if you want the krispies thicker.
Original recipe was posted April, 2014. Post is updated March, 2019.

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  • Courtney O'Dell 04/15/2019, 6:42 pm Link Reply

    So delicious and easy – we loved them!

    • Valentina's Corner 04/16/2019, 10:33 am Link Reply

      Courtney, thank you! I am glad you enjoyed our Nutella Rice Krispie treats!

  • Beth Pierce 04/15/2019, 6:27 pm Link Reply

    What a fun recipe! My kids love Nutella; they will enjoy making these!

    • Valentina's Corner 04/16/2019, 10:32 am Link Reply

      Beth, we love making these Rice Krispie treats with the kids! 🙂

  • Jennifer 04/15/2019, 5:18 pm Link Reply

    You had me at Nutella! OMG . SO GOOD!

    • Valentina's Corner 04/16/2019, 10:30 am Link Reply

      Jennifer, yes we love anything Nutella! Thank you for visiting our online home! 🙂

  • Elena 03/13/2015, 8:13 pm Link Reply

    do you have to refrigerate before eating? if so, for how long? Thank you, dear!

    • admin 03/13/2015, 9:38 pm Link Reply

      Elenochka, no need to refrigerate. It sets rather quick, about 30 minutes and it’s ready to be cut. 🙂 My munchkins sometimes just dig right in while it’s still warm and gooey;) he he

  • Natik 04/21/2014, 1:42 am Link Reply

    Great!!! Where is your pin button, not to loose this recipe somewhere;)????

    • admin 04/21/2014, 8:00 pm Link Reply

      If you hover over an image it will appear in the left hand corner.=)

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