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 Marshmallow Pops

Patriotic Marshmallows


Patriotic Marshmallow Pops

Patriotic Marshmallow Pops bring out the red, white and blue in treats and fun as you celebrate Independence day and fireworks.

Short on time, but need something fun and unique? 

This little patriotic treat is just right to take along to the parade, fireworks, a family reunion, the neighborhood gathering, or just for fun.

It’s also a great recipe to make with kids and teens.

If you’re looking for more 4th of July recipes you might like these creative and scrumptious Red, White and Blue Nachos


Patriotic Marshmallow Pops aka Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows with Patriotic Sprinkles


White chocolate melts or white chocolate chips

Sucker sticks


Waxed paper or parchment paper



Skewer the  marshmallow.

Cutting a small slit with a knife makes it easier to push the stick into the marshmallow.

Place chocolate melts or chips in a microwave safe bowl.Patriotic MarshmallowsMicrowave for 20 seconds, stir.

Repeat this process, stirring, careful not to burn the chocolate.Patriotic MarshmallowsContinue until the chocolate is completely melted and smooth and warm, but not hot.Patriotic Marshmallows

Have together the skewered marshmallows, sprinkles of choice in a small bowl for easier dipping and melted chocolate.Patriotic MarshmallowsDip the marshmallow part way into the chocolate part way.Patriotic MarshmallowsUsing the spatula, even off the sides chocolate by spinning the marshmallow against the side and also flatten the bottom of the marshmallow.Patriotic MarshmallowsQuickly dip the marshmallow into the bowl of sprinkles.  Patriotic Marshmallows

Use all of the same color or type of sprinkles, or mix it up for variety.Patriotic Marshmallows

If the chocolate begins to set up and is not easy to dip the marshmallows, simply put the bowl of chocolate in the microwave and set for 10 second intervals, stirring and repeating the steps above until warm and melted.Patriotic MarshmallowsPlace covered marshmallows on waxed paper or parchment and allow to set up. 

Copyright Carrie Groneman, A Mother’s Shadow, 2015, 2018

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