Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Brown Rice Crispies

by Jillian on October 10, 2011 · 9 comments

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Brown Rice Crispies

for Attune Foods October Cooking Challenges Recipe Contest

This recipe requires no baking. It is super easy, fast, and healthy!

Prep time: 10 minutes

Ingredients

1/4 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup honey
3 tbsp. brown sugar, packed
1 tsp. vanilla extract
2 1/2 cups Erewhon Gluten Free (or original) Crispy Brown Rice
2 cups old fashioned oats
3/4 cup dark chocolate chips

Instructions

Spray an 8 x 8 inch baking dish with cooking spray. In a microwave safe bowl, combine the peanut butter, honey, and brown sugar. Microwave it for 2 minutes until it is bubbling. Add in the vanilla and mix it up well. Add in the crispy brown rice and oats and stir until thoroughly combined. Fold in the dark chocolate chips. Then, transfer the mixture to the baking dish and press down until flattened. Set it aside to cool. You can refrigerate it if preferred. Once cooled, cut it into 16 bars and serve.

{ 9 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Michelle @ Oats n' Bows October 10, 2011 at 3:57 pm

This looks amazing. They’re like super, peanutbutter rice krispies :D I’ve gotta try this…

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2 Jillian October 10, 2011 at 4:30 pm

Healthy rice krispies, can’t beat that! ;)

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3 Tina @ Faith Fitness Fun October 10, 2011 at 7:43 pm

Ummm…yum! That’s about all i can think to say to those. :)

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4 Lauren October 10, 2011 at 8:37 pm

These look delicious!! I even have a box of this cereal in my pantry right now. I think I need to get on this recipe.

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5 Jillian October 11, 2011 at 9:25 am

And it’s so easy.. I was sad for a minute this morning thinking that they were almost gone but then realized that I pretty much always have all of these ingredients on hand and can make more anytime!

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6 lynn @ the actor's diet October 10, 2011 at 9:02 pm

everything about this is wonderful :)

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7 Shanna, like Banana October 10, 2011 at 9:11 pm

Ooo nice job Jill — hope you win :)

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8 Jillian October 11, 2011 at 9:25 am

Thanks!! :)

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9 Lynda @Healthy Hoboken Girl October 11, 2011 at 8:11 am

great idea! they look delicious!! a real winner!!

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