Date Rice Crispy Treats

Najwa Hamaoui
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Traditional Rice Crispy treats are great and all but have you tried it with a Middle Eastern twist? Let's take it up a notch and transform these treats using date paste and nuts.
Introduce your children to this Middle Eastern version of the Traditional Rice Crispies, we promise they wont disappoint!
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  • 1 cup Tazah Date Paste
  • 3 cups Plain Rice Crispy Cereal
  • 4 tbsp. Unsalted Butter
  • 1 tbsp. Vanilla Extract optional
  • 2 tbsp. Honey optional
  • 1 tsp. Cardamom
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • Spices of your choice optional


  • On medium high heat, melt your unsalted butter, add the date paste, honey, and spices
  • Heat the date through along with the other ingredients until it becomes soft
  • Now add your rice crispy gradually and stir until well combined
  • Pack the mix into a mini donut pan, or mini cupcake pan
  • Then remove from the pan, garnish and serve
  • Note: You can also spread the mix in pan and cut it into desired shapes

For Garnish (optional)

  • Almonds, pistachios, pecan and other desired nuts. 
  • Chocolate hazelnut spread.
  • Caramel sauce
  • Cookie butter spread
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2 thoughts on “Date Rice Crispy Treats

  1. Abdul latif says:

    5 stars
    It has good nutrition value.Igoing to do. your recep.Can I deviate if I can not get the recommended ingredients..thank you for sharing

    1. Isabelle Karabetian says:

      Of course can substitute ingredients, but the taste may not come out the same.

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