Monday, 16 February 2015
Home Made Cereal Bars
Make your own simple cereal yogurt bars for a quick breakfast or midday snack. These easy bars are great for Back to School or after school snacks as well!
This versatile recipe can be easily changed for multiple variations, include 1/4 cup of finely diced dried fruit or berries.
2 cups Cereal of your choice such as raisin bran, honey almond flakes, corn flakes etc
3/4 cup flour
1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
1 individual container (8 oz.) Strawberry Yogurt (Or Blueberry, Peach, Vanilla, etc)
1 egg, slightly beaten
2 Tbsp. flour
In a medium bowl combine cereal, (3/4c) flour, brown sugar and cinnamon, stirring lightly to mix the ingredients together.
Cut in the butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Press 1/2 of the mixture firmly onto bottom of greased 8-inch square baking pan.
MIX yogurt, egg and 2 Tbsp. flour until well blended; spread it evenly over the cereal bars, then Sprinkle with remaining cereal mixture and press together.
BAKE at 350F for 30 minutes or until golden brown. Cool in pan on wire rack.
Cut into 16 bars.
Note: When baking in a glass baking dish instead of a metal pan, bake as directed reducing oven temperature to 325F