Crispy Bars Supreme
A dash of cinnamon adds rich flavor to these easy bars. Rice cereal makes them crunchy, while chocolate-covered raisins add both a chewy texture and a burst of chocolate in each bite.
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2/3 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 large egg
2 tablespoons water
2 cups crispy rice cereal
1 (7-ounce) package NESTLÉ® RAISINETS® Milk Chocolate-Covered Raisins
1 cup chopped nuts
- Preheat oven to 375ºF (175ºC). Grease 13x9x2-inch baking pan.
- Combine flour, baking powder and cinnamon in small bowl. Beat brown sugar, granulated sugar and butter in large mixer bowl until creamy. Beat in egg and water. Gradually beat in flour mixture. Stir in cereal, Raisinets and nuts. Spread into prepared baking pan.
- Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Cut into bars.
Makes 24 bars.
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