Chocolate Cranberry Cheerio Bars
Chocolate, cranberry, peanut butter deliciousness!
- 1 cup honey
- 1 1/4 cups natural peanut butter creamy or crunchy
- 6 cups Cheerios any variety; we used Honey Nut
- 1 cup dried cranberries
- 3/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips we buy ones that are made with a high percentage of cacao & real vanilla
In large bowl, mix cereal and cranberries. Set aside.
Combine honey and peanut butter in a large saucepan and set over medium heat. Heat until mixture just starts to simmer, about 2-3 minutes, stirring.
Pour over cereal mixture in bowl; stir until evenly coated. Allow to cool to about room temperature.
Mix in chocolate chips.
Lightly spray 13x9 pan with cooking spray.
Using buttered back of spoon or wax paper, press mixture very firmly in pan.
Refrigerate about 1 hour or until firm enough to cut.
Cut into 2x2 squares.