Peanut Butter Cereal Treats

Do quick and easy to make.  Get the kids to help you with these! 

Quick Facts

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cool Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 16 bars


  • 4 cups crispy rice cereal OR combination of ready-to-eat cereals
  • 1/2 cup Karo┬« Light OR Dark Corn Syrup
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup chunky OR creamy peanut butter


  1. Pour cereal into a large bowl. Combine corn syrup and sugar in medium saucepan. Stirring occasionally, bring to boil over medium heat and boil 1 minute. Remove from heat. Stir in peanut butter until smooth.
  2. Pour over cereal; stir to coat well. Press evenly into a greased 8 or 9-inch square pan. Cool about 15 minutes. Cut into bars. Store in tightly closed container.
  3. Variation:  For Chocolate Hazelnut Treats:  Substitute chocolate hazelut spread for the peanut butter and reduce the sugar to 1/4 cup.