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Cheerios™ Peanut Butter Protein Bites

Cheerios™ Peanut Butter Protein Bites
  • Prep 5 min
  • Total 15 min
  • Servings 12
Need a little protein? The only problem with this recipe is it’s hard to eat just a few. Creamy peanut butter, golden honey, sweet coconut, vanilla protein powder and Cheerios™ create crunchy little three-bite bars so good, your mouth will beg you for another bite. And another. And another.
Updated July 18, 2016


  • 3/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted
  • 1 scoop vanilla protein powder (about 2 heaping tablespoons)
  • 2 cups Cheerios™ cereal
  • 2/3 cup finely shredded coconut
  • 1/3 cup mini chocolate chips


  • 1
    In a large bowl, stir together peanut butter, honey, coconut oil and protein powder until creamy.
  • 2
    Stir in cereal and coconut until well mixed.
  • 3
    Press into a nonstick 9 x 9” pan, sprinkle with chocolate chips.
  • 4
    Refrigerate until firm. Slice into squares.

Expert Tips

  • For best results, store covered in the fridge.

Nutrition Information

No nutrition information available for this recipe
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