Honey nut cheerios peanut butter bars

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No bake honey nut cheerios peanut butter bars! Only 4 ingredients to make and done in less than 10 minutes!

These honey nut cheerios peanut butter bars were a staple in my house growing up. My mom made them all the time and we all loved them! They are seriously addicting and easy to make, which makes them all the better! My favorite thing to do as a little girl, was to grab a spoon and scrape out the leftovers in the pan. I may still do this today…

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Honey nut cheerios peanut butter bars

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup light karo syrup
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 6 cups honey nut cheerios
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips (optional)

Directions:

Butter a 9×13 dish and set aside.
In a large pan melt sugar and karo syrup over medium heat until it barely comes to a boil. Remove from heat and stir in peanut butter. Add cheerios, 2 cups at a time and stir until fully coated.
Press cheerios into the 9×13 dish.

Optional: Melt 1/2 cup chocolate chips in the microwave for 1 minute and drizzle chocolate on top of the bars.

Store in an air-tight container for 3-5 days (if they last that long)!

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Half of my family likes it without chocolate, so we usually do half the pan just plain.

No-bake honey nut cheerios bars recipe

I always add chocolate to mine. Chocolate makes everything better. It just does. ;)

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Enjoy! Let me know how you like them. :)

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Creative director and founder of I Heart Naptime. Jamielyn aspires to reach women, get their creative juices flowing, and to genuinely inspire. When she’s not creating, Jamielyn loves to chase her three little monkeys and snuggle up on the couch with her man.

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15 comments on “Honey nut cheerios peanut butter bars”

  1. I would have to leave the chocolate off as well. Then again if my husband really wanted it I may have to do a half pan like you.

    • These are just as yummy without chocolate! Add a little less honey nut cheerios and they will be even more gooey and delicious! :)

      • Does it matter whether you use natural peanut butter or regular peanut butter?

      • Hi! I’ve never tried using natural peanut butter in this recipe, I always use regular peanut butter! It may be too runny if you use natural peanut butter so you would have to experiment a little. :)

  2. YUMMY!! We love easy treats like these – can’t wait to try. Thanks!

  3. These are my favorite!! Thanks for posting the recipe! :) :) :)

  4. We just made these and instead of drizzling chocolate on top, we sprinkled min Reese’s pieces on top!  Yum!  Thanks for the great recipe!

  5. I don’t have karo syrup – what else can I substitute?

  6. oh, this looks so delicious. my hubby would love this!! :)

  7. Do you chill them in the refrigerator afterwards? 

  8. I’ve made this exact recipe, except have used Special K cereal (or, infrequently, Rice Chex) and roll them into bite sized balls. You can also dip them in chocolate halfway (or all the way), and everyone loves them!

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