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M&M Bars


  • 4 cups Cheerios
  • 2 cups crisp rice cereal
  • 2 cups dry roasted peanuts
  • 2 cups M&M's
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups creamy peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. In a large bowl, combine the Cheerios, crisp rice cereal, peanuts and M&M's; set aside.
  2. In a saucepan, bring corn syrup and sugar to a boil, stirring frequently.
  3. Remove from the heat; stir in peanut butter and vanilla extract.
  4. Pour over cereal mixture and toss to coat evenly.
  5. Spread into a greased 15 x 10-inch baking pan.
  6. Cool.
  7. Cut into 3-inch square bars.

Yield: 15 bars