Chewy Peanut Butter Granola Bars: Perfect for snacking, on the go breakfast, taking on hiking trips or cut them smaller for a lunch box treat. This easy to make granola bar recipe has a creamy mixture of brown sugar, honey and peanut butter mixed with granola, sunflower kernels, peanuts, almonds, and peanut butter chips. All topped with a chocolate drizzle. Once you make your own granola bars you’ll never want store bought again.
Chewy Peanut Butter Granola Bars Ingredients
DARK BROWN SUGAR, HONEY, BUTTER AND PEANUT BUTTER: A flavorful glue that holds everything together
GRANOLA CLUSTERS: Instead of old fashioned oats, use your favorite granola (look for my recipe below↓)
SUNFLOWER KERNELS, ROASTED PEANUTS, HONEY ROASTED ALMONDS: Not only adds crunch but also much needed protein and healthy fats
PEANUT BUTTER BAKING CHIPS: Adds a pop or creamy sweetness
DARK CHOCOLATE: Brings all the flavors together with a touch of chocolate. Dark chocolate has very little sugar.
How to Make Chewy Peanut Butter Granola Bars
Line a 8×8-inch baking pan with foil. —SCROLL DOWN FOR THE FULL PRINTABLE RECIPE↓—
In a small saucepan combine brown sugar, honey, butter and peanut butter. Simmer 2 minutes.
In a large bowl stir together granola, sunflower kernels, peanuts, almonds and peanut butter pieces.
Add brown sugar mixture, toss to combine.
Pour in prepared pan, chill until firm (about 15 minutes)
Cut into 8 (1 inch) bars, drizzle with melted chocolate.