Pecan Cereal Clusters
Total TimePrep: 20 min. + chilling
Makesabout 5 dozen
- 3/4 cup peanut butter
- 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
- 3 cups Cheerios
- 2-1/4 cups milk chocolate M&M's
- 3/4 cup pecan halves
- Line three 15x10x1-in. pans with waxed paper. In a large heavy saucepan over low heat, cook and stir the peanut butter and chocolate chips until chips are melted.
- Remove from the heat; stir in Cheerios, M&M's and pecans until evenly coated. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto prepared pans. Refrigerate for 4 hours or until firm.
Editor's NoteReduced-fat peanut butter is not recommended for this recipe.
Nutrition Facts2 each: 160 calories, 10g fat (4g saturated fat), 2mg cholesterol, 66mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 2g fiber), 3g protein.
Jun 18, 2014
This was a very quick recipe to put together. With just a few ingredients you will have a TON of treats. I only use about a cup of candy. The chocolate and peanut butter combination make this a sweet treat very addicting. Although not the most attractive cluster, it is very hard to have just one!