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StoryFebruary 16, 2023

Seven Cereal Dessert Bar Recipes You’ll Love

Great Grains cereal in a bowl with milk and a plate of fruit nearby.

Nothing quite says ‘I love you’ like a homemade treat. We rounded up some of our favorite dessert bar recipes made with Post® cereals. Whether you’re on the hunt for something playful, festive or chocolatey, you’ve landed in the right place. Even better – you can probably find most of the ingredients in your pantry.

1. Tootie Fruities® Cereal Bars

Tootie Fruities Cereal Bars Recipe Made with Malt-O-Meal Cereal

Fruity, gooey, and colorful. Is there a more fitting desert bar for a child (or young at heart)?! These fun cereal bars are made with just three, that’s right, three ingredients – including Malt-O-Meal® Tootie Fruities® cereal. You’re welcome.

2. Heart-shaped Fruity PEBBLES™Cereal Rice Crispy Treat

Heart-shaped Marshmallow Fruity PEBBLES™ bars recipe

Ready for a festive twist on a classic? Fruity PEBBLES™ cereal brings a riot of color, and the heart shape of these bars will have your kids smiling from ear to ear.

3. OREO O’s® Confetti Bars

OREO O's confetti bars recipe

The name says it all. Oreos O’s® cereal confetti. Need we say more? These playful, chocolatey treats are a hit any time of year, but you can up your holiday game with any holiday-themed sprinkles.

4. Honey Bunches of Oats® Almond Cereal Chocolate Bars

Honey Bunches of Oats Almond Chocolate bar recipe

Don’t get us wrong, we love a good Scotcheroo. But sometimes it’s nice to stand out from the pan-bar crowd. This one does just that, with Honey Bunches of Oats® with Almonds cereal adding a satisfying crunch.

5. No-Bake Peanut Caramel Crunch Bars

No Bake Snickers Crunch Bars Recipe

This dessert bar recipe layers the best of the best – chocolate, caramel, nutty nougat and Cocoa PEBBLES™ cereal. And the best part? It’s no-bake, which means no worries about over- or underbaking. Moms everywhere rejoice.

6. Easy Chocolate S’mores Bars

Easy Chocolate S'mores Bars Recipe made with Malt-O-Meal cereal

No need to wait for summer bonfires. These S’mores Bars can be enjoyed year-round. Grab your s’mores goodies and Malt-O-Meal® S’mores cereal to make this yummy recipe.

7. Creamy Orange-Vanilla Squares

Honey Bunches of Oats creamy orange vanilla

By the time February rolls around, we’re all craving some brightness. Zesty, creamy and sweet, you can’t go wrong with these creamsicle-like squares – made with sweet and crunchy Honey Bunches of Oats® Vanilla cereal.

Post cereals can be used in a variety of yummy desserts and treats for any occasion. Explore all our dessert recipes made with the most delicious secret ingredient of all – Post® cereal!

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