No-Bake Dulce de Leche Snack Bars

No-Bake Dulce de Leche Snack Bars

Looking for a crunchy snack? Try these no-bake bars that are made using Dulce de Leche CheeriosĀ® cereal.

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

45

Minutes

Makes

15

bars

4
cups Dulce de Leche CheeriosĀ® cereal
1/2
cup dried banana chips
1/2
cup roasted whole almonds
1/2
cup roasted salted hulled pumpkin seeds (pepitas)
1/2
cup sweetened dried cranberries
Syrup
1/2
cup packed light brown sugar
1/4
cup honey
1
tablespoon butter
1/4
teaspoon salt
  1. Spray 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray. In large bowl, mix cereal, banana chips, almonds, pepitas and cranberries; set aside.
  2. In 1-quart saucepan, heat all Syrup ingredients over low heat, stirring occasionally, until butter is melted and sugar is dissolved. Pour over cereal mixture; gently toss to coat. Press in pan; cool 30 minutes. For bars, cut into 5 rows by 3 rows. Store tightly covered.
Makes 15 bars

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Bar)
  • Calories 160
    • (Calories from Fat 45),
  • Total Fat 5g
    • (Saturated Fat 1 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 110mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 27g
    • (Dietary Fiber 2g,
    • Sugars 18g),
  • Protein 2g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 1/2 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;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.