Peanut Butter Quinoa Bars

Peanut Butter Quinoa Bars
  • Yield:9 bars
  • Prep Time:10 minutes
  • Cook Time:16 minutes
  • Total Time:26 minutes


2 cups cooked quinoa (equal to 1/2 cup uncooked quinoa) 

2 cups steel cut oats 

1/2 cup mini dark chocolate chips 

1/4 cup ground flaxseed 

1/2 cup Peanut Butter & Co. Smooth Operator 

1/2 cup skim milk 

1/3 cup honey 

1 tsp. cinnamon 


  1. Cook the quinoa according to the directions on the package. Allow it to cool before moving forward. Preheat the oven to 350°F. 

  2. Combine the cooked quinoa, steel cut oats, chopped chocolate chips, and flaxseed in a bowl, and mix to combine. 

  3. Add in the Peanut Butter & Co. Smooth Operator, milk, honey, and cinnamon, and stir to combine. Spray the 1/3 measuring cup with nonstick cooking spray before measuring the honey to ensure that it doesn’t stick to the cup. 

  4. Spray an 8×8-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray. Transfer the peanut butter quinoa mixture to the baking pan and distribute evenly. 

  5. Bake for 14-16 minutes. Remove pan from the oven and allow the bars to cool. Cut and store in an airtight container in the fridge. 

Tags: Breakfast Chocolate Oatmeal Peanut butter Peanut Butter & Co. Smooth Operator Snack Vegetarian