Triple Peanut Butter Chex Bars

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 I am a PEANUT BUTTER fanatic!  That’s why I had to go all out with the name —  Triple Peanut Butter Chex Bars!  

Something about melted peanut butter and marshmallows mixed in with some crunchy chex cereal…it is just a crunchy peanut butter-y experience!

I’ve been making these for my boys since they were little… the older boys, that is.   And, they still think this is such a treat whenever I make them!  These bars are gobbled up before the day is even over!

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After these bars are cooled down and cut into squares… then they’re dipped in melted white chocolate with peanut butter chips!  Oh my!

I usually make these with Reese’s Pieces.  But since I took a little pit stop in the Easter candy isle…we ended up with other peanut butter filled candy this time.

This is super easy to mix up!  One bowl and the microwave.  Here’s all what you’ll need for this recipe:  marshmallows, creamy peanut butter, a few tablespoons of butter, only 5 cups of corn chex, peanut butter candy pieces, white chocolate and peanut butter chips.

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Put a small (10 ounce) bag of mini marshmallows in a large microwavable bowl with 3 tablespoons of butter.

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Melt for 1 minute.  Take out and stir.  Put in for an additional 30 seconds.  Or until completely melted.

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Add 3/4 cup of creamy peanut butter.  Put back into microwave for another 20 to 30 seconds to heat the peanut butter just a little bit.

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Stir the warm peanut butter through the melted marshmallows.

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Add 5 cups of corn chex to the melted mixture.  And kinda fold it all in together.  Don’t worry about breaking up some of the chex.  It all comes out perfectly delicious!

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Pour in some peanut butter chips and peanut butter pieces and mix a little more.

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Put the whole peanut butter, marshmallow-y delicious mess into a 8 x 8 inch baking dish.  (You can put in a little bigger pan, the bars just won’t be as thick.)

Let these bars set up and completely cool (about 15 minutes, if you can wait that long!)  But while you’re waiting to cut into these… go ahead and get the final step ready.

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Pour 1/4 cup of peanut butter chips and 1/4 cup of white chocolate chips.  Melt in microwave for 30 seconds and stir.  Put back into melt for 10 seconds intervals, if needed.  Just keep stirring and the chips will melt by the heat you’ve already done.

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When you’ve cut the bars, dip the bottom of them into the white chocolate and peanut butter melted mixture.  And set on wax paper or parchment paper to finish cooling the melted bottom.

Triple Peanut Butter Chex Bars

Look at how the creamy marshmallows blend well with the peanut butter.  It is just a ooey-gooey event of crunchiness!

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Enjoy, my peanut butter lovin’ friends!

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Triple Peanut Butter Chex Bars
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Ingredients
  • 1 (10 ounce) bag of mini marshmallows
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • ¾ cup creamy peanut butter
  • 5 cups corn chex cereal
  • ¾ cup peanut butter chips, divided
  • ¼ cup white chocolate chips
  • 1 and half cups of peanut butter candy

Instructions
  1. Melt butter and marshmallows in a large microwavable bowl for 1 minutes. Stir together.
  2. Add another 30 seconds to continue melting.
  3. Add creamy peanut butter.
  4. Put back in microwave for 20 to 30 seconds to warm the peanut butter.
  5. Mix thoroughly.
  6. Add 5 cups of corn chex cereal, ½ cup of peanut butter chips and candy pieces.
  7. Mix until all is evenly covered.
  8. Put in an 8 x 8 inch pan to set and cool down.
  9. Melt white chocolate chips and ¼ cup of peanut butter chips in a small bowl in the microwave fro 30 seconds. Add another 10 seconds, if needed.
  10. When bars are cooled, cut into squares.
  11. Dip the bottom of the bars into the melted chips.
  12. Put on wax paper or parchment paper to set up the melted peanut butter mixture.
  13. Enjoy!

Notes
Recipe by Gloria Phillips (SimplyGloria.com)

For another peanut butter-y recipe that will also satisfy your craving…

try my {Peanut Butter Cake} with Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting!

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    • says

      Amy, you could easily omit the PB and just use marshmallow. And toss in whatever little candies. Courtney could even make these by herself! She’s so dang cute! (=

  1. says

    Oh my goodness! These look so yummy. We are peanut butter lovers! Thanks for linking up this recipe at our Strut Your Stuff Saturday link party. We have a new sister website where you can submit your recipes and drive even more traffic back to your blog and make money too! MyRecipeMagic.com. Hope you’ll stop by! -The Six Sisters

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