Peanutty Chex® Squares

Enjoy a peanut butter lover’s treat with just five ingredients and no baking required!

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 15 min
  • Servings 36

Ingredients

1/2
cup light corn syrup or Honey
1/4
cup sugar
1/2
cup creamy peanut butter
6
cups Corn Chex™ or Rice Chex™ cereal
1/2
cup salted peanuts, if desired

  • 1 Butter 9- or 8-inch square pan.
  • 2 In 3-quart saucepan, heat corn syrup and sugar just to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly. Remove from heat.
  • 3 Stir in peanut butter. Gently stir in cereal and peanuts until evenly coated. Press firmly in pan. Let stand 1 hour. For squares, cut into 6 rows by 6 rows. Store loosely covered.

Expert Tips

Crunchy peanut butter can be used, if you like.

A drizzle of melted semisweet or white chocolate will look great and taste delicious!

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Square
Calories
60
(
Calories from Fat
20),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
2g
2%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
70mg
70%;
Total Carbohydrate
10g
10%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
4g
4%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1/2 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; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.