Hello Tasty25ers! Only one word came to our minds when we received this 5-minute recipe for Peanut Butter Rocky-Road Squares: Unbelievable! This genius chocolatey dessert recipe sent into us by Lilian Vargas from San Antonio, TX allows us all to indulge on a tasty treat while feeling good about it; ONLY 70 CALORIES PER SERVING! This recipe is perfect for a large gathering, and stores well in the refrigerator or freezer. Enjoy, and Happy Cooking! – Tasty25 Staff
CALORIE COUNT: 70 Calories Per Serving; SERVING SIZE: 15 grams.
What you need:
1 Cup bittersweet cacao chocolate chips
1 Cup crunchy-style organic, reduced fat peanut butter
1 1/2 Cups miniature marshmallows
1 1/2 Cups Bran Cereal
Directions: (Approximate cook time: 5 minutes; Yields 36 bite-sized squares.)
Line a large baking dish with aluminum foil.
In microwave-safe glass bowl, combine chocolate chips and peanut butter; Microwave on HIGH for 1 minute.
Remove the bowl and stir with spoon for a minute to finish melting the chocolate chips. (If necessary, microwave the mixture for an additional 30 seconds and stir again.)
Stir in marshmallows and Bran cereal and pour mixture into prepared dish; smooth the mixture out to cover the bottom of the dish.
Refrigerate until mixture hardens; Then lift foil from dish and place Rocky Road on a flat surface.
Cut into bite-size squares. (Yields 32-36 large bite-sized pieces.)
Eat & enjoy!