Granola Bites

Categorized as: Breakfast
Makes 24 servings.


2 cups cornflakes cereal
⅔ cup quick-cooking oats
¼ cup 100% bran cereal
½ cup chopped pitted dates or raisins
½ cup reduced-fat crunchy peanut butter
4 large egg whites or ½ cup real liquid egg product
5 teaspoons Equal® for Recipes or 16 packets Equal® sweetener or ⅔ cup Equal® Spoonful™
2 teaspoons vanilla extract


1. Combine cornflakes, oats, bran cereal and dates in large bowl. Mix peanut butter, egg whites, Equal® and vanilla in small bowl until smooth; pour over cereal mixture and stir until all ingredients are coated.
2. Shape mixture into 1-inch mounds; place on lightly greased cookie sheets. Bake in preheated 350°F (175°C) oven until cookies are set and browned 8 to 10 minutes. Cool on wire racks.

Nutritional Info (per serving):

Calories 67
Protein 3g
Carbohydrates 9g
Fat 3g
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 61mg

Food Exchanges: ½ Bread, ½ Fat.

Additional comments:

Recipe provided courtesy of Merisant Corporation ® and the NutraSweet Company, makers of Equal®. provides many fine recipes for diabetic diets. Since its online debut in 1999, has become one of the more popular and largest cooking and recipe sites on the Internet.

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