Healthy Breakfast Bar

Courtesy of Joyce

Ingredients:

1/2 cup orange juice
1/4 cup + 2 tbs light corn syrup
1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/4 cup + 2 tbs smooth peanut butter
9 oz bran flakes
1/2 cup + 2 tbs raisins
12 dried apricot halves, coarsely chopped
8 large pitted prunes, coarsely chopped

Directions:

In small saucepan, combine orange juice, corn syrup & sugar, heat, stirring constantly til sugar dissolves. Stir in peanut butter.Remove from heat, stir til smooth. In large bowl combine cereal, raisins, apricots & prunes. Pour peanut butter mixture over cereal, toss til well coated. Spray a 9x13in. baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.With back of wooden spoon, press cereal mixture evenly into pan.Cool completely in frig at least 2 hrs before serving.Cut into 24 equal bars.

Each serving: 2 bars: 215 cal, 6g protein, 5g fat, 43g car, 254 sod, 0 mg chol.

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