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Snackers

These crispy, chewy treats pack lots of peanut flavor. They're our favorite travel snack. I always make a double batch so we have some left when we reach our destination. —Mrs. W.H. Gregory, Roanoke, Virginia
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
  • Makes
    about 1-1/2 dozen

Ingredients

  • 3 cups Crispix cereal
  • 1/2 cup salted peanuts
  • 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup corn syrup
  • 1/4 cup peanut butter

Directions

  • In a large bowl, combine cereal and peanuts; set aside. In a microwave-safe bowl, combine brown sugar and corn syrup. Microwave on high for 30-60 seconds or until sugar is dissolved, stirring several times. Immediately stir in peanut butter until smooth. Pour over cereal mixture and toss to coat. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper. Cool.
Nutrition Facts
2 each: 190 calories, 8g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 156mg sodium, 28g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 1g fiber), 5g protein.

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  • cimgraph
    Sep 3, 2014

    Made these for healthy snack day at work and they were a big hit! Also couldn't get them to stay in a cluster. Some did though, and were great! Maybe a little more corn starch would help them "glue"! Good snack recipe.

  • cassieconrad
    Jul 19, 2013

    These were very good! They taste like sweet n salty granola bars but I think that they are better because they are softer.

  • lottieda
    Jan 25, 2012

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  • princesskallie
    Dec 10, 2011

    These were tasty! I ran out of corn syrup part way through making a triple batch, so substituted honey. I also used chocolate peanut butter for most of the batch as I ran out of the regular part way through too! They turned out equally yummy, although they did not want to stick together as well as I thought they should. Regardless, my family loved these!

  • collieraddo
    Oct 31, 2011

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  • JillyPilly
    Jul 21, 2011

    Quick and easy and a great travel snack. I'm going to double the batch next time.