Cheerios™ Maple Syrup Balls

cheerios™ maple syrup balls Dessert
Cheerios™ Maple Syrup Balls
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 35 min
  • Servings 8

These simple cereal balls are full of crunch and sweet maple flavour. Pack these up for an on the go breakfast or snack.


  • 1 cup (250 mL) Cheerios™ cereal, lightly crushed
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) large flake oats
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) peanut butter
  • 3 tbsp (45 mL) maple syrup
  • 3 tbsp (45 mL) honey
  • 2 tbsp (30 mL) butter
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) semi-sweet chocolate chips


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  • 1
    In medium bowl, combine Cheerios, oats and dried cranberries.
  • 2
    In 1-quart/L saucepan, cook and stir peanut butter, maple syrup, honey and butter over medium-high heat for 2 to 3 minutes or until everything is thoroughly combined. Remove from heat and pour over cereal mixture; mix well. Allow mixture to cool for 10 minutes and stir in chocolate chips. Let stand until cool enough to roll into balls.
  • 3
    Shape into 8 to 10 balls. Place on a tray and refrigerate for 20 minutes. Store tightly covered in the refrigerator.

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