Thursday Cooking Corner:
Today, we made “Super Hero Snacks”
For this “super powered snack”, you will need:
2 cups of miniature marshmallows
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/8 teaspoon salt
3 cups whole-grain cereal (such as Kashi Go Lean)
1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
STEP 1 –
Combine the firs 5 ingredients in a large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at HIGH for 1 minute. Remove bowl from microwave; stir with a large rubber spatula coated with cooking spray until smooth. Stir in cereal. Stir in chocolate chips.
STEP 2 –
Coat a 1/4-cup dry measuring cup with cooking spray. Lightly pack measuring cup with cereal mixture; drop onto a parchment paper-lined baking sheet (will make 15 cookies) Freeze 8 minutes or until firm.
Recipe can be found at: http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/double-chocolate-cereal-treats