peanut butter and chia muesli bars

    Great for after school snack for busy kids or a pre-race snack for ultra marathoners

Peanut Butter and Chia Muesli Bars

Makes 12

INGREDIENTS

– 1  cup oats

– 1 cup puffed rice cereal

– 1/2 tsp salt

– 2 Tbsp. Nature’s Way Super Chia

– 1/2 cup dried cranberries

– 1/4 cup chocolate chips

– 1/2 cup Peanut Butter

– 1/2 cup agave (or honey / maple syrup)

– 1/2 tsp vanilla extract

DIRECTIONS

Mix first 4 ingredients in a bowl. In a separate bowl combine Peanut Butter, agave and vanilla. Heat PB mix in microwave for 30 seconds or until smooth easy to mix.

Combine wet & dry ingredients. Add cranberries and chocolate chips. Mix through.

Press into an 20cm x 20cm  glass pan lined with baking paper. Refrigerate for a minimum of 1 hour, but longer is better

Cut into bars. Enjoy!

Tip: Spray measuring cup with non-stick before adding peanut butter and it slips right out!