Ready in 15 minutes! Colorful gumdrops peek out from no-bake cereal bars made with five on-hand ingredients.
bag (3.5 oz) microwave popcorn, popped*
cup small gumdrops
cup unsalted peanuts
cups miniature marshmallows
tablespoons butter or margarine
Grease 8- or 9-inch square pan. Remove any unpopped kernels from popcorn. In large greased bowl, mix popcorn, gumdrops and peanuts.
In 4-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave marshmallows and butter uncovered on High 1 1/2 to 2 minutes or until melted and smooth, stirring once halfway through microwave time. Pour marshmallow mixture over popcorn mixture; toss until evenly coated.
With buttered hands, press mixture in pan. Refrigerate until firm. For bars, cut into 4 rows by 4 rows.
*10 cups popped popcorn can be substituted for the microwave popcorn.
Candy-coated chocolate candies can be substituted for the gumdrops.
For a real holiday touch, use only red and green gumdrops.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Bar
- Calories from Fat
% Daily Value
- Total Fat
- (Saturated Fat
- Trans Fat
- Total Carbohydrate
- (Dietary Fiber
% Daily Value*:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin C
Exchanges:1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.