The most amazing homemade 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 the hazelnut spread.

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

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, butter and 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 and mix.
  2. In a Dutch Oven (or any pot with a thick bottom), melt butter over 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 cereal and mix vigorously until well combined.
  6. Transfer everything to a baking dish and gently pat the mixture down.

NOTE: DON’T melt butter and marshmallow over high heat. The mixture 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 Krispy 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 for 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

5 from 3 votes
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 dessert and ready in 10 minutes.
Author: Valentina
Prep Time: 6 minutes
Cook Time: 4 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 18 servings


  • 6 cups rice krispies cereal
  • 5 Tbsp unsalted butter
  • 12 oz mini 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 the Nutella.
  • Add the cereal and mix vigorously.
  • Transfer to the prepared baking sheet and press down.
  • Keep treats covered. 


You can use a smaller dish if you want the krispies thicker.


Calories: 128kcalCarbohydrates: 16gProtein: 1gFat: 6gSaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 6mgSodium: 55mgPotassium: 71mgSugar: 7gVitamin A: 700IUVitamin C: 5.9mgCalcium: 15mgIron: 3.5mg
(The nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)

Original recipe was posted April, 2014. Post is updated Dec, 2019 with a video recipe.