No Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars
No Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars can be made in under 10 minutes. These granola bars are actually healthy! They are a perfect snack or a great for school lunch! Kids absolutely love these granola bars!
Servings 16 bars
- 1 cup quick oats
- 1/2 cup Krispy rice cereal
- 1/2 cup slivered almonds
- 1/4 cup honey
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 1/4 cup peanut butter
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/4 cup mini chocolate chips optional
Measure out the oats, cereal and almonds. Set aside.
Bring honey and brown sugar to a boil over medium heat. Boil for 45 seconds and then remove from heat.
Add in peanut butter and vanilla. Stir until completely combined and smooth.
Pour over the oats, cereal and almonds. Stir to evenly coat in the peanut butter mixture.
Press in a parchment paper lined 9X9 pan. Pack very tightly.
Sprinkle the mini chocolate chips on top and press them into the granola bar.
Cool completely before slicing.
The granola bars keep well at room temperature in an air tight container for up to 5 days.
*Rolled oats will not work! Must use quick oats.
*To cool quickly, toss in the fridge for 5-10 minutes. Make sure not to forget about them!!