Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bars Recipe @pinch

Cereal treats are always popular and this recipe combines three things we love - chocolate, peanut butter, and pretzels. Sweet and salty, these no-bake bars are perfect for a summer picnic or an after-school treat. Thanks to the pretzels, the texture of these is crunchier than other cereal treats. You could add more mini marshmallows if you'd like. An easy no-bake dessert that will be gobbled up in no time. Definitely, an 'over-the-top' dessert that always gets raves from those who indulge in these decadent bars! And with no baking involved, there's no need to turn your kitchen into a sauna to make something scrumptious for that summer bbq or picnic.

chocolate peanut butter pretzel bars
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Recipe Cuisine: American Recipe Category: Other Desserts Yield: 6 Servings
Ingredients :
  • 1 cup(s) dark brown sugar
  • firmly packed
  • 1 cup(s) light corn syrup
  • 2 cup(s) mini marshmallows
  • 3/4 cup(s) creamy natural unsweetened peanut butter
  • well stirred
  • 1 teaspoon(s) pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) Kosher salt
  • 4 cup(s) thin pretzel sticks
  • roughly chopped
  • 4 cup(s) unsweetened puffed wheat cereal
  • 2 ounce(s) bittersweet chocolated
  • melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) smoked salt (or additional Kosher salt)
Intructions :
  • Lightly grease a 9x13 baking dish and set aside.
  • In a large saucepan set over med-high heat
  • combine the sugar with corn syrup. Then bring the mixture to a boil. Turn off the heat
  • stir in the marshmallows until about half of them are melted
  • then stir in the peanut butter until well combined. Add the vanilla and salt. Mix in the pretzels and puffed wheat until well combined.
  • Transfer the mixture to the prepared baking dish and
  • using lightly greased hands
  • pat it firmly into the dish. Drizzle with melted chocolate and sprinkle with smoked salt (or the additional Kosher salt). Refrigerate for 1 hour or until firm.
  • Once firm
  • slice into small bars with a hot
  • wet knife. Then serve and enjoy.

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