Betty's Peanut Butter Cereal Squares

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Jun. 22, 2015

Betty demonstrates how to make Peanut Butter Cereal Squares. This is a snack made of Cheerios or Kix cereal coated with a peanut butter candy sauce.

Ingredients

Pie filling mix 3 1/2 Ounce (1 small package of vanilla, butterscotch, or chocolate pudding and pie filling mix)
Light corn syrup 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Peanut butter 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs) (use creamy or chunky)
Cheerios 4 Cup (64 tbs) (or Kix cereal)

Directions

Making

In a large saucepan, heat dry pudding mix and corn syrup to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly. 

Boil and stir constantly for 1 minute. Remove from heat. 

Stir in peanut butter. Add 3 to 4 cups cereal and stir immediately to coat. 

Spoon mixture into a greased 8-inch by 8-inch by 2-inch Pyrex baking dish, quickly patting down with back of a greased spoon. 

Cool until firm. Cut into squares. 

Serving

Transfer to a nice serving dish and serve. 

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 1767Calories from Fat 419

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 50 g76.9%

Saturated Fat 9 g45%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1628 mg67.83%

Total Carbohydrates 331 g110.3%

Dietary Fiber 16 g64%

Sugars 125 g

Protein 32 g64%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet