Gooey Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars

Gooey Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cereal, chocolate, dessert, peanut butter
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 12 servings
Calories 417 kcal


  • 3 cups Reese's Peanut Butter Puff's Cereal
  • 3 cups Chocolate Cheerios Cereal
  • 2 cups mini marshmallows
  • 1 cup light brown sugar packed
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 cup white candy melts melted (I use Ghirardelli)
  • 1 cup chocolate candy melts melted (I use Ghirardelli)


  1. Place cereal and marshmallows into a large mixing bowl. Line a 9x13-inch baking dish with parchment paper and spray generously with cooking spray.
  2. Place brown sugar, corn syrup and peanut butter into a small saucepan over medium heat. Stir and let boil for one minute. Remove and stir in vanilla and salt. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until well combined, the marshmallows will melt while stirring. Pour cereal mixture into prepared baking dish spreading and pressing evenly, will be sticky, doesn't have to be perfect. Drizzle top layer with melted white chocolate then with melted chocolate. Let cool completely before cutting into squares. Serve room temperature.
Nutrition Facts
Gooey Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars
Amount Per Serving
Calories 417 Calories from Fat 135
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15g 23%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 2mg 1%
Sodium 412mg 17%
Potassium 253mg 7%
Total Carbohydrates 68g 23%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 56g
Protein 7g 14%
Vitamin A 6.8%
Vitamin C 3.8%
Calcium 10.4%
Iron 21.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.