Betty Crocker's Heart Healthy Cookbook shares a recipe! Total® Raisin Bran cereal provides a simple addition to homemade nutty raisin bars. Perfect for an on-the-go breakfast!
cup packed brown sugar
cup light corn syrup or honey
cup peanut butter
teaspoon ground cinnamon
cups Total® Raisin Bran cereal
cup chopped peanuts or sliced almonds
Butter square pan, 8x8x2 inches. Heat brown sugar and corn syrup just to boiling in 3-quart saucepan over medium heat, stirring frequently. Remove from heat; stir in peanut butter and cinnamon until smooth.
Stir in cereal and peanuts or almonds until evenly coated. Press firmly in pan. Let stand about 1 hour or until set. Cut into 4 rows by 3 rows. Store loosely covered at room temperature.
“It’s nice to have something homemade for breakfast, and these bars are tasty, quick and nutritious!” Marilyn B.
If you don’t have time in the morning to eat your cereal in a bowl with milk, this whole-grain breakfast is a healthy, on-the-go way to begin your day. Whole grains supply fiber and B vitamins and may help to reduce the risk of heart disease.
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:2 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.