Honey Crispies

Honey Crispies

Place a sheet of waxed paper on a cookie sheet so cookies won't stick. Combine powdered sugar, honey and peanut butter in a medium bowl. Stir until mixed well. Stir in cereal and raisins. Using hands, shape mixture into 1-inch balls. Roll balls in sprinkles and place on a cookie sheet. Refrigerate for 1 hour. Cookies should feel firm when touched. Serve right away or place in tightly covered ... [read full recipe below]

Yield: 30 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup - powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup - peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup - honey
  • 2 cups - crisp rice cereal
  • 1/2 cup - raisins
  • 1/2 cup - chocolate or multicolored sprinkles

Directions

Place a sheet of waxed paper on a cookie sheet so cookies won't stick. Combine powdered sugar, honey and peanut butter in a medium bowl. Stir until mixed well. Stir in cereal and raisins. Using hands, shape mixture into 1-inch balls. Roll balls in sprinkles and place on a cookie sheet. Refrigerate for 1 hour. Cookies should feel firm when touched. Serve right away or place in tightly covered container and store in refrigerator.

Comments

This is a great sleep-over snack.

Tip

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