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Chocolate Cranberry Cheerio Bars

Chocolate, cranberry, peanut butter deliciousness!
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 24
Author: Alisha - Makeovers & Motherhood

Ingredients

  • 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

Instructions

  • 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.