Are you looking for the perfect treat for kickoff? How about trying these Cocoa Football Treats! They are perfect for the big game and guaranteed to get kids and adults commenting about how tasty and fun they are! The best part is that they can be dessert and a centerpiece for your game day spread all in one!
Cocoa Krispie Football Treats
- 1 bag marshmallows
- 3 tablespoon coconut oil or butter
- 9 cups cocoa krispies
- 1/3 cup cocoa powder in a sifter (or use a mesh strainer)
- 1 cup powdered sugar
- 1 tablespoon water
In a microwave safe bowl, heat coconut oil and marshmallows on high for 1 minutes. Stir. Heat for an additional minute and blend until smooth. Stir in cocoa krispies and pour mixture onto onto greased cookie sheet. Let cool for 5-10 minutes. Using greased hands, shape krispies into football shapes. Dust with cocoa powder. Make frosting by putting powdered sugar and water into a small bowl and blending with fork until smooth. Add more water or powdered sugar as needed to form a thick white frosting. Spoon frosting into a ziplock bag. Snip corner to create a piping bag. Pipe laces onto the footballs.
Makes 15-18 footballs