No-Bake Chocolate Cereal Drops

Four ingredients and a few minutes of saucepan cooking create a no-bake bran cereal treat.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 24

Ingredients

1
cup butterscotch chips
1
cup semisweet chocolate chips
2
cups Fiber One™ original bran cereal
72
miniature candy-coated chocolate baking bits
  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, heat butterscotch chips and chocolate chips over low heat, stirring constantly, until melted and smooth.
  • 2 Gently stir in cereal until well coated. Drop mixture by 24 teaspoonfuls onto waxed paper. Press 3 baking bits onto each. Refrigerate until firm.

Expert Tips

It takes about 1 rounded tablespoon of miniature baking bits to give 3 for each chocolate drop.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
100
(
Calories from Fat
40),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4 1/2g
4 1/2%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
25mg
25%;
Total Carbohydrate
14g
14%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
9g
9%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 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:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.