Maple-Bacon Chewy Crispy Bars

Maple-Bacon Chewy Crispy BarsRecipe
Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Blakeslee Wright Giles
Maple syrup and chopped applewood-smoked bacon slices are stirred into melted marshmallows for an amazingly tasty dessert treat of Maple-Bacon Chewy Crispy Bars.


Serves 20

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Nutritional Information

Calories 105
Fat 2.2 g
Satfat 1.1 g
Sodium 110 mg


2 tablespoons butter
10 ounce marshmallows
3 tablespoons maple syrup
4 cooked, drained, chopped applewood-smoked bacon slices
6 cups rice cereal
Cooking spray


Melt butter and marshmallows over medium-low heat. Stir maple syrup and bacon into melted marshmallows. Add cereal, and toss well to combine. Press mixture into a 13 x 9-inch pan coated with cooking spray.