5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars Recipe

5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars

These 5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars are no-bake, gluten-free, dairy-free, and refined sugar-free. If you love peanut butter and chocolate, then you have to try these! They are perfect for a quick, delicious snack that satisfies your sweet tooth without compromising on health.

5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars Ingredients

For the Candy Bars:

▪️ 1½ cups corn flakes (100g)
▪️ ¼ cup peanut butter or vanilla protein (30g)
▪️ ½ cup peanut butter / biscoff (110g)
▪️ ½ cup rice malt syrup / honey (110g)
▪️ 100g chocolate, melted

How to make 5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars

Step 1: Place cornflakes in a plastic bag and crush into small pieces. Set aside.

Step 2: Melt peanut butter and syrup together in a microwave-safe bowl or saucepan over medium heat.

Step 3: Stir in crushed corn flakes and protein powder. Press mixture into a silicone mould or lined baking dish. Freeze for 30 minutes until set/firm.

Step 4: Coat in melted chocolate using 2 forks. Place on baking paper and refrigerate or freeze until chocolate has set.

Overview of 5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars

Category Details
Preparation Time15 minutes
Cooking Time30 minutes (freezing time)
Servings16 bars
Nutritional InformationProtein: 5.3g, Carbohydrates: 12.4g, Fats: 5.5g
Main IngredientsCorn flakes, peanut butter, rice malt syrup/honey, chocolate
Sauce IngredientsNot applicable
Cooking MethodMixing, freezing, coating
Meal CategoriesSnack, Dessert
Key FlavorsSweet, nutty, chocolatey
TextureCrunchy, creamy
Dietary InformationGluten-free, dairy-free, refined sugar-free
Allergen InformationContains nuts (peanut butter)
Storage TipsStore in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 1 week. Can be frozen for up to 1 month.
Serving SuggestionsServe chilled or at room temperature

Fun Facts about 5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars

▪️ These candy bars are not only delicious but also cater to dietary needs by being gluten-free, dairy-free, and refined sugar-free.
▪️ The combination of peanut butter and chocolate is a classic favorite that never fails to please.
▪️ Making these candy bars at home allows you to control the ingredients and avoid preservatives and additives.

5-Ingredient Homemade Candy Bars Pairing Suggestions

▪️ Enjoy these candy bars with a cup of coffee or tea for a delightful afternoon snack.
▪️ They also make a great addition to a dessert platter for parties or gatherings.
▪️ Pair with a glass of cold almond milk for a refreshing and healthy treat.

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