Heat sugar and corn syrup on high until sugar is dissolved and it comes to a rolling boil. Who invented them? Measure a heaping cup of peanut butter(to make them more gooey). They are healthier with no corn syrup. Scotcheroos: An easy-to-make, no-bake bar recipe featuring rice krispies, peanut butter, chocolate, and butterscotch. Put butterscotch chips and chocolate chips into a microwave safe bowl and microwave for 1 minute or until chips are soft. Loaded with chocolate and peanut butter. Check every 30 sec. Measure out cereal into a large mixing bowl. I used to love Rice Krispie treats (still do), but I’d say I make scotcheroos 10x more often. * This classic treat doesn't last too long at our place, especially during the holidays. Pour peanut butter mixture into bowl of Special K cereal. You can cut them in this time. after 2 minutes. Remove the mixture from heat as soon as it starts boiling. What's different about how I make it is the method not the ingredients. This is my mom's recipe. What is a Scotcheroo?! Scotcheroos with marshmallows: For a chewy texture closer to that of Rice Krispy treats, substitute 12 cups of mini marshmallows for the sugar and corn syrup. Rich chocolate and butterscotch covers the creamy, crispy, peanut-buttery base layer making for the perfect quick and easy no bake dessert! Set aside. Mix into the melted peanut butter on low heat to avoid scorching. All guides © 2020 their respective authors. In large bowl mix sugar, peanut butter and corn syrup. after 2 minutes. Mix until cereal is completely coated with peanut butter mixture. Cook over medium heat, stirring frequently, until sugar dissolves and mixture begins to boil. Measure chocolate chips and butterscotch chips. Pour chocolate frosting on top of cereal in pan. Measure out cereal into a large mixing bowl. These are made with Special K cereal loaded with peanut butter and butterscotch flavor, and are a definite crowd pleaser. 1. Spread evenly across the cereal mixture with a butter knife. Spread chocolate sauce over rice krispies. Mixture is done when it starts to boil. Set aside. Let sit about one hour before serving. 44.4 g Directions. Jump to Recipe. Microwave on high for 3 minutes. Place corn syrup and sugar into 3-quart saucepan. The best chocolate rice krispie treat recipe you will ever need! These simple bars are perfect as a snack or dessert and great to add alongside Easy Lemon Bars, Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies and Oreo Truffles on any cookie plate! Stir chips together until they are completely mixed. Spread cereal mixture evenly into 9"by13" buttered or greased pan. Scotcheroos are a quick and easy no bake dessert that needs just six ingredients and ten minutes to make! As always, all opinions are mine. Mixture is done when it starts to boil. I get requests to make these all the time and am consistently told that these are the best scotcharoos people have ever had. So ooey gooey! This recipe comes straight from Rice Krispies in the 1960’s! Set aside. Then proceed with the remainder of the recipe as described! Using the microwave is key to not overcooking! Set aside. 14 %, cup butterscotch chips (nestle is best in my opinion). Such a fun treat! *Thank you Vital Proteins for sponsoring today's post so that I can share these easy scotcheroos recipe with all of you. Measure a heaping cup of peanut butter(to make them more gooey). Put chips in a microwave safe bowl. Total Carbohydrate Melt chocolate and butterscotch chips in microwave on high for 1-2 minutes (watch carefully and stir every 30 seconds - do not overcook!). Quick and easy scotcheroos, made with simple ingredients. You can send your thank you letters to Kellogg’s. Why are my Scotcheroos so hard? Microwave on high for 3 minutes. In large bowl mix sugar, peanut butter and corn syrup. Set aside. Check every 30 sec. Scotcheroos are the Cadillac of Rice Krispie bars. These are truly the best ever scotcheroos!!