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Healthy Peanut Butter Honey Cheerio Bars

These healthy peanut butter honey cheerio bars are a great snack or dessert made with better for you ingredients! Perfect as an after school treat or sweet pick-me-up. Made with unsweetened cheerios, honey, all natural peanut butter, and drizzled in a touch of chocolate!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time1 min
Total Time11 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 48 bars
Calories: 127kcal
Author: Jennifer Debth

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups honey
  • 1 1/2 cups all natural peanut butter use the all natural, just nuts variety
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1 (8.9 oz) box Cheerios unsweetened (9 cups of cereal)
  • 3/4 cups flaxseed meal
  • 1 (4 oz) bar Bittersweet Chocolate Baker’s Bar 66% cacao
  • Maldon sea salt for sprinkling

Instructions

  • Grease a 9x13 inch baking pan with cooking spray and line it with parchment paper. Set aside.
  • Place honey and peanut butter into a large microwave safe bowl.
  • Microwave for 30 seconds, stir, then microwave for an additional 30 seconds or until the mixture is melted.
  • Stir in vanilla extract.
  • Then add in cheerios and flaxseed meal.
  • Stir until well combined then pour mixture into prepared pan.
  • Grease your hands with cooking spray and then firmly press the mixture evenly into the pan.
  • Melt chocolate and drizzle over bars.
  • Sprinkle with Maldon sea salt, optional
  • Chill until chocolate has hardened, remove from pan, then cut into bars.
  • Serve and enjoy!

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Nutrition

Serving: 1bar | Calories: 127kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 69mg | Potassium: 125mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 175IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 33mg | Iron: 2mg