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Scotcharoo Bars

Updated on November 23, 2013
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  • 1 cup Light corn syrup
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 6 cups Rice Krispies Cereal (or other puffed rice cereal)
  • 1 6oz package (~1 cup) butterscotch morsels
  • 1 6oz package (~1 cup) chocolate morsels
  • Butter (for greasing pan)


  1. Combine sugar and corn syrup in a medium sauce pan. Heat on medium-high heat until boiling, stirring often. Remove from heat and stir in peanut butter.
  2. Measure Rice Krispies into the large mixing bowl. Pour the sugar-peanut butter mixture on top and mix well.
  3. Spread mixture into the greased 9x11 or 9x13 pan, using buttered fingers to help spread out the mixture evenly.
  4. Meanwhile, heat the butterscotch and chocolate morsels over low heat until melted. Spread evenly over the Rice Krispies mixture in pan.
  5. Let cool until chocolate topping is hard. Cut into bars and enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 1/24 of recipe (one bar)
Calories 292
Calories from Fat99
% Daily Value *
Fat 11 g17%
Saturated fat 5 g25%
Carbohydrates 41 g14%
Sugar 27 g
Fiber 1 g4%
Protein 4 g8%
Sodium 107 mg4%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.

Cook Time

Cook time: 30 min
Ready in: 30 min
Yields: 1 9x11 or 9x13 pan of bars


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      dearabbysmom 6 years ago from Indiana

      Am very tickled to see this recipe. My mother-in-law makes these but just from the great recipe collection in her head. Now I can make them, too, thanks!