Chewy Caramel Bars

Chewy Caramel Bar sitting on a blue plate with a blue napkin and a glass of milk on the side.

This is a fresh, Post take on a classic treat! Stock up on delicious Post Sugar Crisp without worry by incorporating them into these Chewy Caramel Bars. The secret to make this recipe stand out? A sweet and salty balance of caramel and peanuts! These bars would be a smash at any potluck, to share with the team after a big game, or for simple snacking around the house. Add delicious Post Sugar Crisp cereal, and it’ll be a hit no matter who eats them!

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Prep Time:

20 min

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Total Time:

20 min

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24 Servings


  • 8 cups Post Sugar Crisp Cereal
  • 1 cup salted peanuts
  • 1 pkg. (397 g) caramels
  • 2 tbsp. water


  1. Mix cereal and peanuts in large bowl.
  2. Microwave caramels and water in medium microwavable bowl on high 2 minutes or until caramels are melted, stirring every minute. Pour immediately over cereal mixture; mix lightly until well coated.
  3. Press firmly with lightly greased hands into greased 13×9-inch pan. Refrigerate until firm. Cut into 24 bars. Store in tightly covered container.