Dark Chocolate Cherry Almond Cheerios ™ Bars
  • 4 cups Cheerios
  • ½ cup Dried Cherries
  • ½ cup sliced almonds
  • 1 Tablespoon Chia Seed
  • ½ cup Honey
  • ¼ cup Brown Sugar
  • ½ cup Almond Butter
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla paste (or extract)
  • 1 10oz bag of Dark Chocolate Chips
  1. Line 8x8 square pain and cover with foil. Lightly spray with cooking spray.
  2. Mix Honey Nut Cheerios ™ with sliced almonds, chia seed and dried cherries and set aside.
  3. Cook the honey and brown sugar together until the brown sugar has dissolved.
  4. Remove from the heat and add the almond butter and vanilla and combine well.
  5. Carefully pour the hot almond butter mix into the cereal mix and stir well, making sure everything is well coated.
  6. Pour into prepared pan and evenly spread out.
  7. Melt Chocolate chips in the Microwave in a microwave safe boil. Stirring every minute until melted.
  8. Top cereal mixture with melted dark chocolate.
  9. Place pan in the refrigerator and allow to cool 1-2 hours. When cool remove from pan and cut into bars.
Recipe by My Hot Southern Mess at https://www.myhotsouthernmess.com/2015/09/25/cheerios/