This Honey Nut Cheerio treats recipe has definitely become a family favorite.  We love chocolate and peanut butter and the addition of marshmallows and honey gives them the BEST taste.  You can easily double this recipe.   Make them for any holiday or just anytime you want something sweet.  Honestly, they make the best snack!  They keep well in an airtight container in a cool place.  A quick, easy recipe you will make over and over again.

Honey Nut Cheerio Treats Ingredients:

light corn syrup

white sugar


peanut butter (smooth or crunchy)

Honey Nut Cheerios

miniature marshmallows

chocolate chips

Recipe Notes: You could easily press these into a 9X9 sprayed dish and cut them into pieces.

If you like this recipe you may want to try our coconut pecan pralines. They are delicious!

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Honey Nut Cheerio Treats The Southern Lady Cooks

Honey Nut Cheerio Treats The Southern Lady Cooks

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Honey Nut Cheerio Treats

Judy Yeager
These treats are simple and delicious!
5 from 3 votes
5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 24 treats


  • 1/2 cup light corn syrup
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter Smooth or crunchy, whichever you like
  • 3 cups Honey Nut cheerios
  • 1/2 cup miniature marshmallows
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips


  • Combine corn syrup, sugar, honey and peanut butter in a large sauce pan.  Bring to a boil and boil 2 minutes, stirring constantly.
  • Remove from heat and combine with cereal, marshmallows and chocolate chips. Drop by spoonfuls on wax paper.  Makes about 24 treats depending on size you make them.


These make around 24 treats depending on the size you make them.
Keyword Honey Nut Cheerio Treats
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  1. Baking Barbara says:

    These were a hit at my house for the holidays. I made 3 different batches (chocolate/peanut butter, peanut butter and plain). The 1st batch was a bit dry and didn’t stick together as well so I added a little more marshmallows and Karo syrup and they turned out great .5 stars

  2. wanda f.grubbs alexander says:

    Just printed the recipe so I can make these for my g=children this weekend they sound wonderful…THANKS!!!!!

  3. Mine didn’t seem to have enough liquid to make the drop treats, so I put it into a 9×9 and cut into bars. Oh my!! I could eat the whole pan.

  4. Thanks for making this easy to print the recipe!!!!! 🙂 Sounds wonderful!

  5. I’ll have to send this recipe to my daughter.