Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

chewy, bars, with no butter.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 12 cups white Karo
  • 1 12 cups sugar
  • 2 12 cups peanut butter
  • 9 cups Special K cereal (slightly smashed )
  • 1 14 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 2 cups butterscotch chips


  1. Measure all ingredients before you start.
  2. Combine syrup, and sugar in medium saucepan, heat until warm.
  4. Add peanut butter.
  5. Pour mixture over Special k, mix very well.
  6. Press into jelly roll pan(11x13).
  7. Melt chocolate and butterscotch chips and por over cereal mixture.
  8. Let sit till icing hardens.
  9. Cut into squares.
Most Helpful

Too sweet for me with Karo, sugar and the chocolate, but DH and DD devoured it! I think I'll used only 1 cup of sugar next time and halve the chocolate/butterscotch topping. Very easy to put together though!

Sam #3 June 01, 2009

This is most certainly for the sweet-of-tooth, & fortunately for me I have several of those buggers right next to my tongue, SO, these bars were definitely appreciated here! I did, however, cut the recipe in half & used an 8:x8" square pan! We very much enjoyed the combo of chips used here! [Tagged, made & reviewed in Please Review My Recipe tag]

Sydney Mike July 10, 2009

I thought I had some Special K cereal in my cupboard but turns out I didn't so I used rice krispies cereal which worked well, my sweet tooth Ds and GF loved these bars, thanks for sharing WeekendC!

Kittencal@recipezazz July 07, 2009