Peanut Butter Honey Cereal Bars

Peanut Butter Honey Cereal Bars

Peanut Butter Honey Cereal Bars, these cereal bars are so simple to make, they are not only delicious, but they come together quickly and they are my new time favorite bar recipe.
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Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 17 minutes
Cooling time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 47 minutes
Servings: 16 bars
Calories: 309kcal
Author: Dawn

Ingredients

  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 2/3 cup honey
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 4 cups Chex Rice cereal
  • 1 cup roasted peanuts divided

Frosting

  • 3/4 cup milk chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup peanut butter

Instructions

  • In a medium saucepan add the peanut butter, honey, and butter. Cook over medium-low to medium heat. Heat the mixture just until it is melted and blended together. No need to bring to a boil.
  • Once the peanut butter mixture is to ready to add to the cereal and the 3/4 cup of the peanuts to the saucepan. 
  • Grease a 9 by 9-inch pan. Pour the cereal mixture into the pan and pat in with the back of a spoon or by hand. Place in the refrigerator for about 1/2 hour to cool. 
  • In a microwave-safe bowl add the chocolate chips and peanut butter. Microwave the chocolate chips and peanut butter until melted (about 30 seconds intervals, stirring after every 30 seconds) Drizzle the frosting over the bars. Sprinkle the remaining peanuts over top.

Notes

Nutrition information is an estimate and may vary with brands of ingredients used.

Nutrition

Calories: 309kcal