This Crunchy No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars recipe tastes beyond words. There are so many delicious flavors that come together in these peanut butter bars with a decadent crunch and drenched in chocolaty richness. This is an easy and delicious dessert recipe you can make just before the guests arrive. The prep time for this peanut butter bars recipe is fairly short and easy to make as well. In just a little time you can create such a stunning masterpiece of sweetness for everyone at home. You can save the leftovers for up to 2 weeks in the fridge. Peanut butter dessert recipes are so convenient to make because it’s inexpensive and available in every household. Make these little pieces of peanut butter heaven any time of the year you want. They’re healthier too because there is no added white sugar in this recipe except for honey that is added as a sweetener. Eat these bars for breakfast along with your morning coffee if you want.
Always let the bars cool completely before you cut the dessert into little squares to achieve a perfect shape. Peanut butter is cholesterol-free and very high in vitamin B6, which helps in maintaining blood sugar. You don't need a better excuse other than the nutrition in peanut butter, to bake more peanut butter dessert recipes. It's a great way of packing in all that peanut butter goodness into your family's well being. Anytime you buy peanut butter, always make sure to find the brand that has no extra additives like corn syrup, salt, canola or palm oil. Alternately, if you have the time, you can make peanut butter in your kitchen by blending roasted peanuts together until the natural oil oozes and turns it into a smooth paste. You can store this peanut butter in your fridge and use it for a week.
For a healthy option in this recipe, you can add dark chocolate with the cacao content of more than or at least 70 percent of it instead of the semi-sweet chocolate chips. Dark chocolate chips have less sugar and undergo minimal processing and yield maximum health benefits. For a more edgy twist in this recipe, you could add chopped walnuts, pecans or even roasted cashews or try adding seeds like pumpkin, sunflower, hemp, chia seeds to these bars. Maybe even add raisins or cranberries for a hint of natural sweetness and cut down on the honey to even out the sweetness.
Thank you to Melissa at the Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen food blog for sharing this Crunchy No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars recipe with us. Do check out Melissa’s blog for more easy dessert recipes or savory recipes with great ideas. This recipe right here is a peanut butter dessert innovation and a healthier dessert to indulge in and better than the desserts that are usually loaded with sugar. You can indulge in these healthy bars every day in moderation because they're super healthy. Make some for your friends and family!
Nutrition Facts for: Crunchy No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars From Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen
Ingredients: Semi-sweet chocolate chips, creamy peanut butter, honey, unsalted butter, cornflakes.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for 48 servings. * Per Serving: Calories 38, Calories from Fat 24, Total Fat 2.7g 4%, Saturated Fat 0.6g 3%, Cholesterol 0mg 0%, Sodium 37mg 2%, Potassium 38mg 1%, Carbohydrates 2.6g 1%, Dietary Fiber 0.4g 2%, Sugars 0.7g, Protein 1.5g, Vitamin A 1%, Vitamin C 1%, Calcium 0%, Iron 6%
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