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Peanut Nuggets

 Peanut Nuggets
Says Pamela Steward of Rochester, Minnesota, "This crisp, sweet and chewy snack is one of my favorites. It's quick and simple to make and can be served anytime."
12 ServingsPrep: 15 min. + chilling


  • 1/3 cup peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 3 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 4 cups Life cereal
  • 3/4 cup dry roasted peanuts


  • In a large saucepan over low heat, melt peanut butter and butter.
  • Add marshmallows; cook and stir until melted. Remove from the heat.
  • Stir in the cereal and peanuts; mix well. Spread onto a greased
  • baking sheet. Cool. Break into bite-size pieces. Chill for at least
  • 1 hour. Store in the refrigerator. Yield: 8 cups.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (2/3 cup) equals 221 calories, 13 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 10 mg cholesterol, 224 mg sodium, 25 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 6 g protein.