Peanut Free Scotcheroos

Now you can make a peanut free and still delicious version of classic Scotcheroos.

Quick Facts

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Cool Time: 45 minutes
Yield: 24 bars


  • 1 cup Karo┬« Light Corn Syrup
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup almond butter OR hazelnut spread with cocoa
  • 6 cups crispy rice cereal
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup butterscotch chips


  1. Cook corn syrup and sugar together in a large saucepan over medium heat, stirring to dissolve sugar.  Bring mixture to a boil.  Remove from heat.  Stir in almond butter; mix well.  Add cereal; stir until evenly coated.

    Pour into greased 13 x 9-inch pan and pat into place.

    Melt chocolate and butterscotch chips together in saucepan over low heat, stirring constantly.  Spread over cereal.

    Cool at least 45 minutes, or until firm.  Cut into bars.