Date Bite Crispies recipe

Crisped Rice Date Bites

Servings 36
Author Liz Mays


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter 1 stick
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1 8 oz pkg dates chopped
  • 3 cups Rice Krispies
  • Optional: 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • Optional: Coconut


  • In a medium saucepan over medium-low heat, cook sugar, butter, egg and dates until dates melt or break down (about 20 minutes). Stir continuously or mixture may burn.
  • Stir in crisped rice cereal (and walnuts, if adding).
  • When cool enough to touch but still very warm, pinch off mixture and shape into balls. Roll in coconut, if desired. Let cool completely. Store in airtight container.