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school fuel

(2 ratings)
Blue Ribbon Recipe by
Rose M. Helle
The Villages, FL

This recipe can be made with Honey Nut Chex too - fun to vary with different Chex mixes to find your own personal favorite.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This makes a great after school snack! Make sure to keep it out of sight, or you may have little hands sneaking a handful or two. It's sweet, salty and has a great crunch.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
(2 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Microwave

Ingredients For school fuel

  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 6 Tbsp
    margarine or butter (do not use spread or tub products)
  • 3 Tbsp
    corn syrup, light
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 4 c
    corn chex
  • 4 c
    rice chex
  • 1/4 c
    semi-sweet chocolate chips

How To Make school fuel

  • 1
    Cover cookie sheet with waxed paper. Microwave brown sugar, margarine and corn syrup until margarine is melted.
  • 2
    Stir in baking soda until dissolved. Stir in cereals, microwave on high for 3 minutes, stirring every minute. Spread on cookie sheet.
  • 3
    Cool 10 minutes, then break into bite size pieces. Microwave chocolate chips in small microwavable bowl on high until chocolate can be stirred smooth.
  • 4
    Drizzle chocolate over snack, refrigerate until chocolate is set. Store in airtight container.