Party Squares Recipe


Difficulty LevelMediumHealth IndexAverage
DishInterest Group


 Post sugar krinkles/Post sugar crisp2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
 Coconut1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), cut up (Baker's)
 Chopped salted peanuts1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Light corn syrup1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Heavy cream1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Vanilla1⁄2 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1525 Calories from Fat 393

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 45 g70%

Saturated Fat 23.2 g115.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 54.8 mg

Sodium 1402.8 mg58.5%

Total Carbohydrates 265 g88.3%

Dietary Fiber 5.8 g23%

Sugars 132.7 g

Protein 13 g27%

Vitamin A 121.5% Vitamin C 2.8%

Calcium 6.5% Iron 50.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Combine cereal, coconut, and peanuts in large buttered bowl.
Set aside.
Combine corn syrup, sugar, and cream in saucepan.
Place over low heat and stir until sugar is dissolved.
Cook, stirring occasionally, until a small amount of mixture forms a soft ball in cold water (or to a temperature of 236°F.).
Remove from heat, add vanilla; blend.
Pour over cereal mixture in bowl and mix well.
Press mixture into 9x9-inch greased pan.
Cut in squares.
Cool until firm.