Pour the sugar, corn syrup, and peanut butter into a large microwaveable bowl. Special K Bars FAQ's Can I use another cereal for these bars? Remove from heat and stir 1 1/2 cup peanut butter. That was from a Wisconsinite I worked with. But the taste differs; rice krispies taste good when compared to … Scotcheroos are dessert bars with chocolate, butterscotch, peanut butter, and Rice Krispies. Special K bars. (Grew up MN, went to school in IA). Keep it clean, keep it Minnesotan, please. More people chose to eat my Scotcheroos, made with affection and triple the frosting, than Brian’s mom’s Special K bars, though most people thought both bars were delicious. I had called them Special K bars for 50 years before I ever even heard the name scotcheroos. Yes! Counter: 248791. You could even use cocoa pebbles for an extra chocolatey treat! You can use any puffed rice cereal, like rice krispies. Next begin to slowly pour and stir in the Special K cereal. Melt a bag of semi sweet chocolate chips and 1 bag of butterscotch chips and spread over the top. Thoroughly mix the hot mixture wit 6 cups Special K cereal and press into a cookie sheet. I believe they are Special K bars when Special K cereal has been used. Many of the responses were scotcheroos so she published a healthier version in the book. Recipe for scotcheroos and special k bars are same, the people with health conscious will go with special k cereals as it has low calories than rice krispies. Special K bars. /r/Minnesota is what YOU make it! I've never heard of the other ones. Press J to jump to the feed. Scotcheroos are a quick and easy no bake dessert that needs just six ingredients and ten minutes to make! Born and raised in MN, never heard the term 'Special K Bars' unless they had weed in em. There really is not much of a difference here! Edit: this post made me want Scotcheroos...these are special. Recipe for scotcheroos and special k bars are same, the people with health conscious will go with special k cereals as it has low calories than rice krispies. I prefer just chocolate on the top without the butterscotch chips. I feel so un-Minnesotan right now. But the taste differs; rice krispies taste good when compared to […] This is all up to you! That was from a Wisconsinite I worked with. From Minnesota, but I have made them for people all around the world; they all love them. You can also use any of your fave gluten free cereals for gluten free scotcheroos. That recipe is good. Still good. Special K Bars vs. Scotcharoos? These simple bars are perfect as a snack or dessert and great to add alongside Easy Lemon Bars… [ ^PM | Exclude ^me | Exclude from ^subreddit | FAQ / ^Information | ^Source ] Downvote to remove | v0.28, Desktop link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scotcheroos, r/HelperBot_ Downvote to remove. These are made with Special K cereal loaded with peanut butter and butterscotch flavor, and are a definite crowd pleaser. Scotcheroos are made with rice krispies whereas special k bars are made with special k cereals. Get creative! Scotcheroos are when rice crispies have been used. Combine 1 cup sugar & 1 cup corn syrup bring to a boil and stir constantly for about a minute. We are a neutral grounds where Sotans come from all four corners of our great state to discuss the latest news, share great photography...and memes, discuss politics, the outdoors, and so much more! Hockey hair. To some, a Scotcharoo is made with Rice Krispie treats — to others, it’s the exact same as the Special K Bar. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scotcheroos. Shreaddin a flyin V. And our couch Emilio Estevez, skating through the Mall of America. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. I'm ashamed. Special K bars. The recipe was originally printed on the Rice Krispies box in the mid-1960s. Devin Alexander asked her Facebook friends what they wanted in The Biggest Loser Dessert Cookbook. Special K Bars, but my uncle from ND calls them Scotcheroos, They’re different!!!! From Minnesota, but I have made them for people all around the world; they all love them. Special K bars and Scotachroos are essentially the same amazing treat just under a … Preparation. Otherwise, Scotcheroos. 31.07.2015 - Scotcheroos are made with rice krispies whereas special k bars are made with special k cereals. Cook on High for 3 min and then stir. Enjoy. I’ve always called the special k bars or just k bars too. I hear both interchangeably but if anyone wanted to be pedantic about it, I think if they're made with Special K-like cereal they're Special K bars and the ones made with Rice Crispies are Scotcheroos. Scotcherroos are made with Rice Krispy treats and Special K bars are made with corn flakes. I had called them Special K bars for 50 years before I ever even heard the name scotcheroos. What the fuck is a scotcheroo From mn btw. https://imgur.com/E8zFmAZ. Some people call it being pedantic; I call it being right at family gatherings.