21+ Easy Cereal Cookie Recipes

If you’re looking for cookie recipes using leftover cereal you’ve come to the right place! 

Here are 21 of the best easy cereal cookie recipes that all use different cereals to create the most delicious cookies!

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You will have to choose from this roundup of the 21 most amazing cookies made with cereal ranging from cinnamon toast crunch cookies to lucky charm cookies, and more no-bake cereal cookies.

Whichever breakfast cereal cookies you choose to make, don’t forget to serve them with a tall glass of milk, just like you would serve regular cereal!



Best Cookies With Cereal Recipes:

Try one of these cookies with cereal recipes for a fun twist on regular cookies or as a way to use up leftover cereal.

Turn your favorite cereal into delicious cookies that the whole family will love!


1. Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cookies

There is nothing better than these soft and chewy Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cookies loaded with crushed cereal and sweet cinnamon flavor! They’re the perfect treat for all cereal lovers!


Recipe: We Are Not Martha


2. Cowboy Cookies

A family favorite, these cowboy cookies are crunchy on the outside and chewy on the inside. Corn flakes and crispy rice cereal create an added crunch to these chewy cookies.


Recipe: Fantabulosity


3. Lucky Charms Cookies

A quick and easy St. Patrick’s Day cookie recipe just in time for the holiday: Lucky Charms cookies. These chewy cookies come together in less than 30 minutes! This cookie is a hit with kids because of the bright rainbow colors. You will love how sweet and yummy this dessert is! It’s got the perfect chewy texture with a little crunch from the marshmallows.


Recipe: If You Give a Blonde a Kitchen


4. Fruity Pebbles Cookies

This easy Fruity Pebbles cookies recipe is a delicious twist on classic sugar cookies. The gluten-free, dairy-free recipe is packed with white chocolate chips and Fruity Pebbles cereal. It’s soft, chewy, and delicious.


Recipe: Savor The Spoonful


5. Fruity Pebble Marshmallow Cookies

Add a twist on the fruity pebbles cookies by adding marshmallows! Fruity pebble cookie dough is wrapped around a marshmallow and rolled in more fruity pebbles resulting in a delicious cookie recipe that’s got a soft marshmallow middle that you will absolutely love!


Recipe: Broken Oven Baking


6. Rice Krispie Coconut Cookies

These rice Krispie cookies taste like nothing I’ve ever tried before. The coconut and rice krispies are a match made in heaven and give these cookies an unbelievable texture and taste that you won’t be able to stop snacking on!


Recipe: Midwexican


7. Peanut Butter Cornflake Cookies

In less than 20 minutes and using just 5 simple ingredients, you can have these sweet, chewy, and crunchy peanut butter cornflake cookies.


Recipe: I Heart Eating


8. Fruity Pebbles Meringue Cookies

The recipe for these Fruity Pebbles meringue cookies couldn’t be easier. They’re a real treat for cereal lovers, so if you’re a fan of this kind of cereal, these cookies are sure to win your heart.


Recipe: xoxo Bella


9. Rice Krispie Cookies

These rice Krispie cookies may look simple but in just one bite you’ll be wowed by the buttery, soft, and chewy taste of these cookies made from cereal.


Recipe: Garlic and Zest


10. Birds Nest Cookies

Easy, no-bake bird’s nest cookies made with cornflakes, peanut butter, chocolate, and peanut butter! These leftover cereal cookies are also perfect for using up leftover Easter candy!


Recipe: I Heart Eating


11. Rice Krispie Cookies With Oats

Easy cereal biscuits made from Rice Krispies, coconut, oats, and chocolate chips.


Recipe: Simply Stacie


12. Fruity Pebbles Cookie Sandwiches

Try these fun fruity pebbles sandwiches for a more filling cookie recipe.


Recipe: Dancing Through The Rain


13. Chocolate Rice Krispie Treats

The perfect twist on a classic treat, these decadent chocolate rice krispies are made with a double chocolate mix of cocoa powder and dark chocolate chips.


Recipe: Waiting for Blancmange


14. Funfetti Marshmallow Cereal Bars

Featuring crispy cereal, marshmallows, and rainbow sprinkles, these funfetti marshmallow cereal bars make a great treat for any occasion!


Recipe: Amanda’s Cookin


15. Lucky Charms Bars

Enjoy these cereal bars this St. Patrick’s Day or anytime you want a tasty, no-bake treat. You’ll love these chewy and colorful bars!


Recipe: Our Family of Seven


16. Cornflake Candy Cookies

These no-bake cornflakes cookies are made with simple ingredients like creamy peanut butter, light corn syrup, sugar, vanilla extract, and of course, cornflakes and come together in less than 30 minutes.


Recipe: Fantabulosity


17. Peanut Butter Cheerio Bars

These easy treats are made with just 3 ingredients including Cheerios or honey nut Cheerios and peanut butter. Make these no bake cereal bars for snacks that the kids can bring for school lunches.


Recipe: Our Family of Seven


18. Chocolate Cornflakes Cakes

You won’t believe how easy and quick these Mini Chocolate Cornflake Cakes are to prepare, not to mention how deliciously crunchy, sweet, and chock full of chocolate they are!


Recipe: A Baking Journey


19. Butter Crunch Cookies

Pecans and cornflakes give these butter-crunch cookies a crunchy texture and a sweet nutty flavor.


Recipe: Healthy Life Trainer


20. Rice Crispie Treats

These heart-shaped Rice Krispie treats are the perfect Valentine’s Day cookies to serve up to your loved one.

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Recipe: This Farm Girl Cooks


21. Ranger Cookies With Cornflakes

If you’re wondering what ranger cookies are, they’re these delicious cookies that kind of remind me of chocolate chip cookies with oats and cornflakes. You will love these crunchy cookies with a tall glass of milk.


Recipe: Saving Talents


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21 Easy Cereal Cookie Recipes


Here are 21 of the best easy cereal cookie recipes that all use different leftover cereals to create the most delicious cookies and cereal biscuits. PIck your favorite cookies with cereal recipes and make your new favorite treats!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes


  • Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cookies
  • Cowboy Cookies
  • Lucky Charms Cookies
  • Fruity Pebbles Cookies
  • Fruity Pebble Marshmallow Cookies
  • Rice Krispie Coconut Cookies
  • Peanut Butter Cornflake Cookies
  • Fruity Pebbles Meringue Cookies
  • Rice Krispie Cookies
  • Birds Nest Cookies
  • Rice Krispie Cookies With Oats


  1. Select your favorite recipe from this list of cookies made with cereal.
  2. Click through and find the full recipe, make the cookies with cereal in them and enjoy!

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Let me know which one of these cookies with cereal in them, you end up making!

If you have any other cereal cookie recipes made from your favorite breakfast cereals, please share them with all of us!


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