Peanut Butter Trail Mix Bars

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cindy sandberg

By
@cindyLs

The original version of this recipe came from a jar of Smucker's Natural Peanut Butter. I've reduced the sugar significantly and substituted ingredients that I commonly have on hand for some of the original. Very tasty! I first sent them to school for parties for a couple of my kids several years ago and they STILL get requests from the other kids and even some of the teachers for me to make and send these bars!
**Use gluten free oats and cereal for an easy gluten free treat!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
24
Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

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  • 3 c
    crispy oats cereal(like cheerios)
  • 3 c
    crispy rice cereal(like rice crispies)-i use a brown rice version
  • 1 1/2 c
    raisins
  • 1/2 c
    rolled oats
  • 1/2 c
    chopped peanuts
  • 1 c
    honey
  • 1/4 c
    sugar(i use sucanat or turbinado)
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1
    16oz. jar natural peanut butter
  • 3/4 c
    chocolate chips

How to Make Peanut Butter Trail Mix Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine first 5 ingredients in large bowl. Combine the honey and the sugar in a saucepan and heat on med. til boiling. Cook and stir 1 min. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla and peanut butter. Pour over ingredients in bowl and quickly stir to combine. Let cool slightly(about 2 min.), then stir in chocolate chips. Press into buttered 11x15 pan. Let cool til set then cut into squares.

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