How to Make Rice-Cereal Brains

Learn how to make these spooky brain treats, and tune in to Food Network's Halloween Baking Championship, starting on Monday, October 5 at 9|8 c, for more ghoulish baking ideas.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Marshall Troy ©2015, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

A Step-by-Step Guide

Spook your Halloween party guests with these easy rice-cereal brain treats that are as tasty as they are creepy. 

Step 1

Make your favorite cereal-treat recipe. First, melt butter.

Step 2

Then, add marshmallows ...

Step 3

... and melt those, too.

Step 4

Add a few drops of red food coloring ...

Step 5

... and cereal.

Step 6

Once it's cool enough to handle, scoop out a ball ...

Step 7

... and form into an oval.

Step 8

Press down to flatten the bottom ...

Step 9

... and use your hand to indent into two hemispheres.

Step 10

Pipe on some veins.

Step 11

BRAAAAAINS!

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