"A perfect afternoon pick-me-up for kids and adults alike, these bars are made of whole wheat cereal, peanut butter, and chocolate chips." — Jif®
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CRISCO® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
packed brown sugar
dark corn syrup
JIF® Creamy Peanut Butter
whole wheat flakes
semisweet chocolate chips
I went looking for an afterschool snack for the kids and found this one. It took less than 5 minutes to make, super easy and it was really good. Instead of wheat flakes (?) I used rice Krispies and All bran. Really yummy.
This is a tasty way to get some extra fiber into your kids if you are making them a sweet treat anyway. I brought mine to a boil as the recipe directs, but you don't really need to in order to ' let' the brown sugar dissolve - it does so pretty quickly, meaning before it even boils. Bringing it to a boil makes these bars quite sticky and chewy. I would just stir over the heat for about 30 seconds. Kids enjoyed these.
Easy to make, but a little too sweet for my taste. Going to trying cutting out some of the sugar next time
Delicious and very addictive! Nice break from crispy cereal bars. I used regular corn syrup, because I didn't have the dark kind on hand!
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Peanut Butter Cereal Bars
Serving Size: 1/16 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 16
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 52
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