Low-Point Weight Watchers-Friendly No-Bake Crunch Bars

Introduction: Indulge guilt-free in our revamped version of crunch bars, tailored to align with your Weight Watchers journey while still delivering on taste and satisfaction. With just five simple ingredients and minimal prep time, this recipe is the perfect solution for those craving a wholesome yet delicious treat. Get ready to enjoy the delightful crunch of these bars without compromising your wellness goals.

Ingredients: Prepare the following ingredients, carefully selected to keep your SmartPoints in check:

  • 3 cups crispy rice cereal (0 SmartPoints)
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar-free or no-added-sugar chocolate chips (adjust points based on brand)
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter, preferably powdered or no-added-sugar variety (adjust points based on brand)
  • 1/2 cup sugar-free maple syrup or other low-point sweetener alternative (adjust points based on brand)
  • 1/4 cup light coconut oil or unsweetened applesauce (0 SmartPoints)

Equipment: Gather your kitchen essentials to streamline the preparation process:

  • Mixing bowl
  • Spatula
  • Microwave-safe bowl (or stovetop)
  • 8 x 8-inch baking dish or deep baking tray
  • Parchment paper


  1. Line your baking dish or tray with parchment paper, ensuring easy removal of the bars once set. Set aside.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, add crispy rice cereal, setting the stage for the delightful crunch of your bars.
  3. In a microwave-safe bowl or on the stovetop, combine sugar-free chocolate chips, peanut butter, sugar-free maple syrup, and light coconut oil. Heat until the mixture melts into a smooth, luscious consistency.
  4. Remove the melted mixture from the heat source and whisk thoroughly until all ingredients are fully incorporated.
  5. Pour the chocolate-peanut butter goodness over the crispy rice cereal in the mixing bowl, gently mixing until every morsel is coated with decadent flavor.
  6. Transfer the mixture into the prepared baking dish, spreading it evenly for uniform bars.
  7. Place the dish in the refrigerator and allow the bars to chill until firm, typically taking at least an hour to set perfectly.
  8. Once set, remove the dish from the refrigerator and carefully cut the bars into desired sizes, ready to be savored.


  • Store your low-point crunch bars in an airtight container in the refrigerator for optimum freshness.
  • Enjoy within a week for the best taste and texture.

Nutritional Information (per serving):

  • SmartPoints value will vary based on ingredients used; calculate based on your specific brand choices and portion sizes.

Conclusion: With these low-point Weight Watchers-friendly crunch bars, you can indulge in a delicious treat without derailing your wellness journey. By making simple ingredient swaps and mindful portioning, you can enjoy the satisfying crunch and sweetness of these bars while staying on track towards your health goals. Whip up a batch today and savor every guilt-free bite!