Chewy Peanut Butter and Chocolate Cereal Bars

Chewy Peanut Butter and Chocolate Cereal Bars

These bars are my heaven. They’re everything I want in a bar. I had to hide them from myself. There’s something about supremely chewy, thick, and dense cereal bars that I just go for. I always have. They’re no-bake and come together in the microwave in less than 5 minutes. So fast and easy to …

Ingredients

  • Bars 1 heaping cup creamy peanut butter (use Jif, Skippy, or similar; do not use natural or homemade peanut butter) 1/2 cup light corn syrup (light colored, not lite) 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 3 cups Rice Krispies cereal (or similar crispy rice cereal that's vegan/GF) Chocolate Topping 1 1/2 heaping cups semi-sweet chocolate chips, melted 2 tablespoons vegetable shortening, optional but highly recommended to keep chocolate smooth; see below 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter, melted
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