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Sweet & Salty Popcorn Bars Recipe

The name says it all. You have the sweet from the M&Ms and marshmallows and the salty from the popcorn and peanuts. Kids of all ages will enjoy snacking on these bars.—Nina Vilhauer, Mina, South Dakota
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + cooling YIELD:30 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 quarts popped popcorn
  • 1 package (12.6 ounces) milk chocolate M&M's
  • 3 cups salted peanuts
  • 1 package (16 ounces) large marshmallows
  • 1 cup butter, cubed

Directions

  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the popcorn, M&M's and peanuts. In a large saucepan, combine marshmallows and butter. Cook and stir over medium-low heat until melted. Stir into popcorn mixture.
  • 2. Press into two greased 13-in. x 9-in. pans. Cool; cut into bars. Yield: 2-1/2 dozen.