Crispy Peanut Butter Cocoa Cups
This recipe is fun to prepare with my grandchildren and with no baking involved, it is a perfect summer dessert.—Sundra Hauck, Bogalusa, Louisiana
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup light corn syrup
- 1 cup creamy peanut butter
- 6 cups chocolate-flavored crisp rice cereal
- In a large saucepan, combine sugar and corn syrup. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1 minute or until sugar is dissolved.
- Remove from the heat; stir in peanut butter. Add cereal and toss to coat. Drop by 1/3 cupfuls into paper- or foil-lined muffin cups. Store in an airtight container.
Nutrition Facts1 piece: 198 calories, 7g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 142mg sodium, 34g carbohydrate (19g sugars, 1g fiber), 4g protein.
Originally published as No Bake Peanut Buttery Cocoa Muffin Crisps in Country Woman Christmas 2008
Aug 27, 2013
These are so yummy! I did not put them in muffin cups. I greased a 13x9 glass dish, poured the 6 cups of cereal in, then added the goop from the pan and mixed it well. I think it's much easier to cut them into bars.~ Theresa