Chocolate Peanut Butter Cereal Bars

An easy snack bar is extra tasty with Chocolate Cheerios® cereal.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 24

Ingredients

5
cups Chocolate Cheerios® cereal
3/4
cup raisins
3/4
cup salted peanuts
1
cup corn syrup
1/2
cup packed brown sugar
1/2
cup granulated sugar
1
cup creamy peanut butter
1/2
cup milk chocolate chips
  • 1 Spray 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray. In large bowl, combine cereal, raisins and peanuts; set aside.
  • 2 In 2-quart saucepan, place corn syrup and sugars. Heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly; remove from heat. Stir in peanut butter.
  • 3 Pour peanut butter mixture over cereal mixture; mix until thoroughly coated. Spread evenly in pan.
  • 4 In small microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips on High 1 minute, stirring every 15 seconds, until melted and smooth. Drizzle over bars. Refrigerate 15 minutes or until chocolate is set.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Bar
    Calories
    230
    (
    Calories from Fat
    80),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    9g
    9%
    (Saturated Fat
    2g,
    2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    90mg
    90%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    33g
    33%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    22g
    22%
    ),
    Protein
    4g
    4%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    2%;
    Vitamin C
    2%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    8%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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