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Cornflake Christmas Wreaths
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5 from 7 votes

Cornflake Wreath

Cornflake Christmas Wreaths are made from only 3 ingredients plus green food coloring. Always a favorite on the Christmas cookie plate.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 12 -15
Author Christin Mahrlig

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
  • 1 (10-ounce) package marshmallows
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons green food coloring
  • 4 1/2 cups Cornflake cerel
  • red hots or mini red M&Ms

Instructions

  • Melt butter in a large pot. Add marshmallows and stir until melted.
  • Stir in food coloring.
  • Stir in cereal.
  • Working quickly, use a greased 1/4 cup measuring cup to dump the cornflake mixture in mounds on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Use your fingers (grease them well) to form the mounds into wreath shapes.
  • Decorate with red M&Ms before they set.
  • Let cool completely and store in an airtight container.