Easy No-bake Granola Bars Recipe

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Easy No-Bake Granola Bars

Juanita Morrow

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@jmorrow

Our family loves Granola Bars! So here is my version. Hope you enjoy them as much as we do!


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Serves:

Many...depending on how big or small cuts are made

Prep:

20 Min

Ingredients

3 c
rice krispies cereal (may also use coco krispies)
2 c
grape nuts cereal (or another wheat & barley)
4 c
quick cooking oats, uncooked
1/2 c
coconut, flaked, or shredded
1 tsp
cinnamon, ground (heaping if you like more)
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 c
light corn syrup
1 c
peanut butter, (creamy) or almond butter
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 1/2 c
milk chocolate chips
1 c
healthy nut mixture, sunflower seeds, peanuts, pumpkin seeds, cashews or what you perfer

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix the first 5 ingredients into a extra large bowl.
2
Bring brown sugar and light corn syrup to a boil for 2 minutes, remove from heat, add the vanilla and peanut butter and stir well until all is blended.
3
Pour brown sugar mixture into dry Cereal and Oats mixture. Stir quickly as it gets more gooey as it cools. Wait about 2-3 minutes, then add the chocolate chips and nuts....coat well.
4
Using a 12X18 jelly roll pan, dump Granola mixture into buttered (or no stick spray)pan. You can use Wax Paper or a good plastic spoon/spatula for pressing Granola into prepared pan evenly. Put in fridge to firm up a bit, then cut into your desired pieces. These are absolutely scrumptious....Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #easy, #No bake