Microwave Energy Bars

Donna Nelson Recipe

By Donna Nelson donna_mgc

these are delicious and adaptable, I have used almond butter and honey instead of the peanut butter and corn syrup and had good results. they were just softer, so maybe cut the honey back a bit, or add more granola!


Recipe Rating:
 1 Rating
Serves:
16-24
Prep Time:

Ingredients

INGREDIENTS
3/4 c
golden corn syrup
1/3 c
chunky peanut butter
3 c
granola (favorite kind)
1/2 c
chopped dates
1/3 c
chopped dried apricots
1/4 c
toasted sunflower seeds
1/4 c
wheat germ
1/4 c
toasted sesame seeds
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 c
dried cranberries

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place syrup in a large bowl and microwave for 1 minute. add peanut butter, blend and microwave again another minute or until all melty and blended.
2
In another bowl, blend all the dry ingredients together, add to the hot syrup mix.
3
Press into a greased 9x13 pan, cover and chill. Cut into bars of desired size. I wrap mine individually so they are easy to grab and go. They freeze very well.

About this Recipe

Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #Health, #Energy