No-Bake Cereal Peanut Butter Bars

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


1-1/2 dozen

Updated: Oct. 14, 2022
This quick treats are popular with both young and old.—Hennie Scholten, Edgerton, Minnesota


  • 6 cups Special K
  • 1-1/2 cups peanut butter
  • 1 cup corn syrup
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup butterscotch chips


  1. Place cereal in a large heat-proof bowl; set aside. In a small saucepan, combine the peanut butter, corn syrup and sugar. Cook over medium heat until sugar is dissolved, stirring occasionally. Pour over cereal; toss to coat.
  2. Spread into a greased 13-in. x 9-in. pan. In a microwave, melt chocolate and butterscotch chips; stir until smooth. Spread over bars.

Nutrition Facts

1 bar: 377 calories, 18g fat (7g saturated fat), 1mg cholesterol, 208mg sodium, 51g carbohydrate (37g sugars, 2g fiber), 9g protein.