Peanut Butter Crispy Bars
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Kid-friendly recipe - Peanut Butter Crispy Bars
(NC) - Peanut butter and crispy rice come together to make a delicious and versatile snack. Try a Peanut Butter Crispy Bar for a quick energy boost, an after-school treat or anytime.
- 3 tbsp margarine
- 10 marshmallows
- 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
- 6 cups crispy rice cereal
Melt margarine and marshmallows in large saucepan over low heat. Stir frequently until melted completely.
Remove from heat and stir in peanut butter until dissolved. Stir in rice cereal until the cereal is completely coated with the marshmallow mixture.
Spread mixture into a 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan lightly coated with non-stick cooking spray. Press mixture into pan until firmly packed. Cool completely.
You can find more great peanut recipes or information online at www.peanutbureau.ca.
*Recipe courtesy of USA National Peanut Board
Serving Size: Makes 24 Bars
Nutritional Information: Per Serving: 88 cal; 15 g carb; 1g pro; 3 g fat (1.5 g monounsaturated; .5 g saturated); 0 mg chol; trace fibre; 99 mg sod