Chewy Cheerio Peanut Butter Bars
Chewy peanut butter cheerio bars made with cheerios and stuffed with gooey peanut better. These bars only take a few minutes to make on top of the stove top and are great to give as part of a holiday gift basket.
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup corn syrup
- 1 cup creamy peanut butter
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 5 cups Cheerios
Prepare a 9 x 13 baking dish with cooking spray; set aside. In a large sauce pan over medium heat, combine sugar and corn syrup and bring to a boil for 1 minute then remove from heat. Add vanilla extract and creamy peanut butter to pan and mix until well combined and smooth. Stir in cheerios and mix to coat well. Pour mixture into pan and press it down to the form of the pan. Allow to cool before cutting.