Chewy No-Bake Granola Bars

These freeze well!!

Chewy No-Bake Granola Bars

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  • Prep Time

    minutes

  • Total Time

    minutes

  • Servings

    servings


Ingredients

  • cups Rice Krispies (if you want to make these healthier, you can use plain puffed rice cereal)

  • cups quick oats (regular rolled oats work too)

  • ¼

    cup wheat germ (or ground flax seed, wheat bran, or additional oats)

  • ½

    cup additional mix-in ingredients, optional (i.e. shredded coconut, chopped nuts, raisins or other dried fruit, sesame or sunflower seeds, etc.)

  • ½

    cup honey

  • ½

    cup brown sugar (or sucanat)

  • ¼

    teaspoon salt

  • cup peanut butter

  • 1

    teaspoon vanilla extract

  • ½

    cup chocolate chips

Directions

1- Combine first 4 dry ingredients in a bowl. 2- In a saucepan, mix the honey, brown sugar and salt. Over medium-low heat, stir until the mixture comes to a complete boil for 30-60 seconds. 3-Remove from heat and stir in the peanut butter and vanilla until smooth. 4-Pour over the dry ingredients and mix well. 5-Let cool for 5-10 minutes before mixing in the chocolate chips. 6-Press into a greased 9×13 pan and let cool before cutting into bars.


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