These cereal treats can be a yummy snack or a quick “to-go” breakfast. No baking necessary for this easy bar treat.
No-Bake Sweet and Salty Cereal Bars
4 cups multi grain cheerios
1 cup m&m’s
1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
1 cup pretzel sticks, broken into pieces
1/3 cup packed light brown sugar
1/2 cup light corn syrup
1 tablespoon unsalted butter
Line an 8-x-8 inch baking pan with aluminum foil. Spray with nonstick spray and set aside.
1. In a large bowl, combine cheerios, m&m’s, chocolate chips and broken pretzel sticks.
2. In another heatproof bowl, combine brown sugar, corn syrup, and unsalted butter. Heat in the microwave until boiling and sugar is melted. Remove from the microwave and let cool for a couple of minutes. Pour over the cereal mix and stir gently to combine. Press into the prepared baking pan and refrigerate for 1 hour before cutting into squares.
Recipe adapted from deliciouslyyum.com