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Milky Way Crispy Bars

 Milky Way Crispy Bars
What’s not to love about the combination of candy bars and Rice Krispie bars? These give you the crunch of chopped pecans, too. —Phyl Broich-Wessling, Garner, Iowa
24 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 15 min.


  • 6 cups Rice Krispies
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 6 Milky Way candy bars (2.05 ounces each), chopped
  • 3/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 1/2 cup white baking chips
  • 1/2 teaspoon shortening


  • In a large bowl, combine cereal and pecans; set aside. In a large
  • microwave-safe bowl, combine candy bars and butter. Microwave,
  • uncovered, on high for 1-1/2 to 2 minutes or until smooth, stirring
  • once. Stir into cereal mixture.
  • Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. pan; press down firmly. In a
  • microwave, melt chips and shortening; stir until smooth. Drizzle
  • over top. Cool. Cut into bars. Store in an airtight container.
  • Yield: 2 dozen.
Nutritional Facts: 1 bar equals 196 calories, 13 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 17 mg cholesterol, 131 mg sodium, 19 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.