Guaranteed to satisfy the most fanatical peanut butter lovers.
4-1/2 cups crisped rice cereal squares
2/3 cup REESE'S Peanut Butter Chips
1/4 cup REESE'S Peanut Butter
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2/3 cup powdered sugar
1 cup (7-oz. pkg.) BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Açai & Blueberry flavors, BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Pomegranate flavor or BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Goji & Raspberry flavors
1 cup dried sweetened cranberries
1 cup salted peanuts or dry roasted peanuts
Place cereal in large mixing bowl; set aside. Line large tray or cookie sheet with wax paper.
Place peanut butter chips, peanut butter and butter in medium microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 30 seconds; stir. If necessary, microwave at MEDIUM an additional 10 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Stir in vanilla. Pour mixture over cereal; stir until cereal is evenly coated. Pour mixture into 2 gallon resealable food storage plastic bag.
Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until cereal is well coated. Spread cereal mixture on prepared tray. Cool completely.
Stir together cooled cereal, chocolate pieces, dried cranberries and peanuts. Store in a dry, cool place. About 7-1/2 cups snack mix.