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Crunchy Peanut Bars

 Crunchy Peanut Bars
—Nola Burski, Lakeville, Minnesota
8 ServingsPrep: 20 min. + chilling

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup light corn syrup
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1-1/2 cups cornflakes
  • 1/4 cup Spanish peanuts
  • 1/2 cup milk chocolate chips, melted

Directions

  • In a large saucepan over medium heat, bring corn syrup and sugars to
  • a boil. Remove from the heat; stir in peanut butter. Fold in
  • cornflakes and peanuts.
  • Gently press into a 9-in. x 5-in. loaf pan coated with cooking spray.
  • Spread melted chocolate evenly over top. Cover and refrigerate for 1
  • hour or until firm. Cut into bars. Yield: 8 bars.
Nutritional Facts: 1 bar equals 194 calories, 10 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 2 mg cholesterol, 117 mg sodium, 26 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 4 g protein.