No-Bake Peanut Butter Clusters

No-Bake Peanut Butter ClustersRecipe
Photo: Lee Harrelson; Styling: Mindi Shapiro
These easy, no-bake treats are made with two types of breakfast cereal, mini marshmallows, peanut butter and vanilla bark candy coating.   Kids and grownups alike will enjoy munching on these sweet peanutty clusters.  One 8-ounce jar of peanut butter is about 1 cup or half of an 18-ounce jar.


Makes about 6 dozen

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 25 Minutes
Stand: 1 Hours


1 (24-ounce) package vanilla bark coating
1 (8-ounce) jar crunchy peanut butter
2 cups mini marshmallows
3 cups crisp rice cereal
3 cups toasted oat O-shaped cereal


Microwave bark in a large glass bowl at HIGH 2 1/2 to 3 minutes, stirring mixture every 30 seconds until melted.

Stir in peanut butter until blended. Add remaining ingredients, and stir until well coated.

Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls onto wax paper, and let stand 1 hour or until firm. Store in an airtight container.