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No-bake Butterscotch Peanut Chews

Submitted by: Kristina_Vanni

2012-01-06 Other
3.8 10

These no-bake 4-ingredient cookies are the perfect blend of sweet and salty!

  • Servings: 36
  • Prep Time: 25 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes


1 can (14 Oz.) Sweetened Condensed Milk
3 cups Butterscotch Chips, three 6 oz. packages
4 cups Plain Bite-sized Shredded Wheat Cereal
1 cup Chopped Salted Peanuts


1. In top of a double boiler, over hot, not boiling water, combine sweetened condensed milk and butterscotch chips until mixture is smooth and thick, about 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.

2. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, combine cereal and peanuts. Pour butterscotch mixture over cereal mixture and toss until well-coated. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto wax paper-lined cookie sheets. Chill for 2 hours or until firm. Remove and store in a covered container in refrigerator. Makes about 5 dozen.