No Bake Cereal Haystacks

No Bake Cereal Haystacks Recipe

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Rhonda Wheeler


When you have left over cereal these are great and no heating the oven.


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15 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 3 c
    cornflake cereal
  • 1/2 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
    corn syrup
  • 1/4 c
    heavy cream
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp

How to Make No Bake Cereal Haystacks


  1. Put cereal in large bowl. Combine brown sugar,corn syrup,heavy cream and butter in saucepan. Bring to a simmer over medium high heat. Then reduce heat to medium and whisk until smooth.
  2. Continue cooking whisk occasionally. Until the mixture thickens and pulls away from the sides of pan.5-6 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and whisk in vanilla,nutmeg and pinch of salt.
  4. Pour caramel over cereal and stir with rubber spatula.
  5. Scoop heaping tablespoons of cereal mixture onto ungreased cookie sheet. Let cool slightly then use fingers to form each into a mound shape. Sprinkle with sprinles or coconut if you want.

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About No Bake Cereal Haystacks

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American

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