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Corn Flake Peanut Butter Chews

 

peanutbuttercornflakechews2 - 7_Fotor2Are you ready for another quick 10 minute snack?  My mother came up with this recipe when I was a little kid, and I can’t imagine how many times I’ve made these very tasty little snacks.  What could be better than corn flakes and peanut butter in a snack.  These also make a great lunch box or after school snack for the kids.

Here’s how I made them…

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I placed some sugar and corn syrup in a large sauce pan and mixed the two together…

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Then I brought the mixture to a bubbling boil over medium heat and removed the pan from the heat…

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I added some peanut butter…

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And mixed it until the mixture was smooth and the peanut butter was blended in…

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Then I added some corn flakes and mixed them into the peanut butter mixture…

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And I placed large spoonfuls of the mixture onto a foil lined baking sheet, (they stick to wax paper)…

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I let them cool for about ten minutes until they had time to set up into wonderful chewy clusters…  Easy Peasy!!

Hope you make and enjoy these quick treats!

Cindy @ My Country Table

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Corn Flake Peanut Butter Chews


  • Author: Cindy Gibbs @ My Country Table
  • Prep Time: 5
  • Cook Time: 5
  • Total Time: 10
  • Yield: 12

Description

Chewy, cornflake loaded peanut butter chews.


Ingredients

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 4 cups cornflakes cereal

Instructions

  1. Combine the sugar and corn syrup in a large pan over medium heat. Stir constantly and bring mixture to a bubbling boil and remove from heat.
  2. Add the peanut butter and stir to combine all ingredients. Add the corn flakes and mix until all of the corn flakes are coated with the peanut butter mixture. Drop by heaping tablespoons onto a foil lined baking sheet. Chews will set up after cooling for about ten minutes.
  3. Store in an airtight container with plastic wrap or foil between layers.

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