Peanut Butter Chews Recipe

Peanut butter cornflake cookies just like grandma used to make! These Peanut Butter Chews are a simple, crunchy treat filled with cornflakes, chex, and peanut butter, topped with hints of chocolate and butterscotch! Best of all, they require NO baking!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 24
Calories 231 kcal
Author Lil' Luna


  • 1 cup corn syrup
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 1/2 cups rice chex cereal
  • 2 cups corn flakes cereal
  • 1 cup milk chocolate chips
  • 1 cup butterscotch chips


  1. Combine corn syrup and white sugar in a large saucepan. Bring to boil, over medium heat. Boil for one minute, and then remove from heat. Stir in peanut butter until evenly blended then add both cereals and mix well. Using a cookie scoop or a spoon, drop onto waxed paper.

  2. In a small pot, over low heat, melt chocolate chips and butterscotch chips, stirring frequently until smooth. Drizzle over the top and let set for about 20-30 minutes. Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Peanut Butter Chews Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 231 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Fat 7g11%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 1mg0%
Sodium 144mg6%
Potassium 97mg3%
Carbohydrates 40g13%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 31g34%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 135IU3%
Vitamin C 1.4mg2%
Calcium 29mg3%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.