REESE’S Creamy Peanut Butter? BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate? Say less! Although some may say peanut butter and jelly go together, we all know PB and chocolate is a match made in heaven, and this snack mix proves that point!
Each perfect bite includes crisped rice cereal squares coated in creamy peanut butter goodness, dusted with powdered sugar, a touch of tang from the dried cranberries, all topped off with a punch of flavorful sweetness from your choice of BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolates. If your tastebuds aren’t dancing after that, we recommend taking another bite.
Not in the mood for all the fuss? Check out our Brookside Signature Trail Mix for a classic recipe you can’t go wrong with!
Place cereal in large mixing bowl; set aside. Line large tray or cookie sheet with wax paper.
Place peanut butter chips, peanut butter and butter in medium microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 30 seconds; stir. If necessary, microwave at MEDIUM an additional 10 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Stir in vanilla. Pour mixture over cereal; stir until cereal is evenly coated. Pour mixture into 2 gallon resealable food storage plastic bag.
Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until cereal is well coated. Spread cereal mixture on prepared tray. Cool completely.
Stir together cooled cereal, chocolate pieces, dried cranberries and peanuts. Store in a dry, cool place.
* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.