These Mini Doughnut Hot Buttered Toasted Cheerios are a perfect sweet treat and super easy to make! Toasted Cheerios are perfect for snacking!
General Mills sent me this recipe and the items to make it but didn’t ask me to post about it. I posted because I loved the recipe! I hope you do as well!
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I had no idea that toasted Cheerios were a thing until I met my mother in law. My father in law makes them for her and my husband thought this was a normal snack. Maybe it is! I just never had it growing up. Did you?
General Mills randomly sends me packaged of their new cereals with recipe cards throughout the year, and the other day a box of Cinnamon Cheerios showed up at my door with this Mini Doughnut Hot Buttered Cheerio recipe.
I decided to give them a try and instantly fell in love with them.
What you’ll need to make Mini Doughnut Hot Buttered Toasted Cheerios:
- vanilla extract
- Cheerios™ OR Cinnamon Cheerios™ cereal
- white sugar
- ground cinnamon
Let’s make some toasted Cheerios!
In a large skillet, melt butter over low heat and then stir in vanilla.
Add cereal; cook and stir 5 minutes.
Transfer cereal to large bowl.
Add sugar and cinnamon to cereal in bowl; toss well to coat.
You can use any kind of Cheerios for this recipe but I love the Original Cheerios and the Cinnamon Cheerios.
More recipes using cereal:
- No Bake Cinnamon Sugar Cheesecake Bars
- Buddy The Elf Sweet Maple Chex Mix
- Chocolate Peanut Butter Chex Mix
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Mini Doughnut Hot Buttered Cheerios are best stored in an air tight container and eaten within 7 days.
You can either eat these toasted cheerios as a snack or you can pour them into a bowl with milk and eat them like cereal.
Yep! You sure can.
Mini Doughnut Hot Buttered Cheerios
- 1/4 cup butter
- 1/4 teaspoon vanilla
- 4 cups Cheerios™ OR Cinnamon Cheerios™ cereal
- 1/4 cup white sugar
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
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