Homemade rocky road

We’re always trying to find ways to make our favourite treats healthier, and while one healthy ingredient doesn’t give you a carte blanche, you can indulge in this one with just a little less guilt. Follow Sean Gravina’s recipe. 

Homemade rocky road


  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 2 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 tbsp unsweetened cocoa
  • ¼  tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • Cooking spray
  • 3 cups whole-grain cereal
  • ½ cup semisweet chocolate chips


  1. Combine first five ingredients (through salt) in a large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at HIGH for 1 minute.
  2. Remove bowl from microwave; stir with a large rubber spatula coated with cooking spray until smooth.
  3. Stir in cereal.
  4. Stir in chocolate chips.
  5. Place on baking paper on a baking sheet in cookie shapes.
  6. Freeze for 8 mins or until firm.

This recipe first appeared on Gourmet Today TV, aired on TVM on 22 July, 2016. 

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