Oatmeal peanut butter energy bars
- Preparation Time60 mins
- Cooking Time5 mins
2) In a small saucepan over medium heat, combine honey, peanut butter, maple syrup, canola oil, brown sugar, cinnamon. Stir and cook until mixture just begins to bubble, about 3 to 5 mins. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla essence.
3) In a large bowl, combine oats, rice cereal, wheat germ, peanuts, apricots, figs and salt.
4) Pour peanut butter mixture over oatmeal mixture and stir gently with a spatula until well combined. Transfer to baking dish, cover with parchment paper and press firmly into dish. Allow to cool completely (will cool faster in the refrigerator). Cut into squares or bars.