Start your day off with a delicious breakfast bar to go!
1 ¼ cups sugar
½ cup butter, softened
½ cup peanut butter
1 Tbsp. vanilla
1 ½ cups all purpose or whole wheat flour
1 cup old fashioned or quick cooking oats
1 cup raisins or cranraisins
½ cup dried apples, chopped fine (optional)
½ tsp. baking soda
½ tsp. salt
4 cups Cheerios cereal
1 cup Litehouse® Honey Crisp Apple Cider or
Litehouse® Gala Apple Cider
Preheat oven to 375°. Boil 1 cup apple cider (and ½ cup dried apples if using) in saucepan until reduced to ¼ cup. Mix sugar, butter, peanut butter, Litehouse® cider, vanilla and egg in a large bowl. Stir in remaining ingredients except cereal. Gently stir in cereal. Pour into ungreased 9X13 inch pan. Bake 15-20 minutes or until golden brown. Cool. Cut into bars.