M&M Bars

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  • (1/2 cup) canola oil
  • (1/2 cup) packed brown sugar
  • Sugar substitute equal to 1/2 cup sugar
  • (1/4 cup) reduced-fat peanut butter
  • (1) egg
  • (1 tsp.) vanilla extract
  • (2 cups) all-purpose flour
  • (1/2 tsp.) baking soda
  • (1/4 tsp.) salt
  • (3/4 cup) miniature semisweet M&M baking bits

M&M Bars

Sweet peanut butter bars loaded with miniature M&M candies.

Preparation Time
About 15 minutes
Cook Time
About 15 minutes


  1. 1Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray a 13x9 in. baking pan with cooking spray.
  2. 2In a large bowl, mix together oil, brown sugar, sugar substitute, peanut butter, egg and vanilla. In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt.

  3. 3Mix into peanut butter mixture. Add m&ms, stir to combine. Spread into prepared pan. Bake 12-15 minutes. Cool on a wire rack and serve.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 bar

Amount Per Serving:
  • Calories 204
  • Total Fat 10 g
  • Total Carbohydrate 25 g
  • Protein 3 g
  • Cholesterol 13 mg
  • Sodium 108 mg
  • Fiber 1 g

Additional Information

Recipe Category: Dessert

Recipe Subcategory: Cookies and Brownies

Recipe Ethnicity: N/A

Dietetic Info:
  • Glycemic Index:
  • Gluten Free: No

Vegetarian/Allergen Info: Contains Eggs, Dairy, Peanuts

NOTE: Glycemic Index Scale: Low=0-55, Medium=56-69, High=70 or greater.