Chocolate Peanut Butter Cereal Bars

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

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  • 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

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  • 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.
  • 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.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Place melted chocolate chips in resealable plastic bag. Cut off small piece of corner; drizzle chocolate over bars.

Nutritional information

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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.