---------- Recipe via Meal-Master (tm) v8.02
  
       Title: Peanut Butter Crispies
  Categories: Cookies, Snacks
       Yield: 24 squares
  
     1/4 c  Firmly packed brown sugar
     1/3 c  Light corn syrup
     1/4 c  Peanut butter
       4 c  Crisp rice cereal
 
 -----------------------------OPTIONAL GARNISHES-----------------------------
            Peanut butter
            Chocolate candies
  
   Combine sugar and corn syrup in 3-quart saucepan.  Cook over medium heat
   until mixture boils and syrup dissolves; remove from heat.  Stir in peanut
   butter.  Add cereal; stir until well coated.  Press mixture evenly and
   firmly into buttered 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan using buttered spatula or waxed
   paper.  Cut into 24 squares when cool.  Attach chocolate candies with
   peanut butter, if desired.
   
   Each square provides:
   * 48 calories
   * 1 g. protein
   * 8 g. carbohydrate
   * 0 g. dietary fiber
   * 0 mg. cholesterol
   * 17 mg. sodium
   
   Source: Stretching Your Budget With Rice
   Reprinted with permission from The USA Rice Council
   Electronic format courtesy of Karen Mintzias
  
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