Do you love the classic Monster Cereals featuring Boo Berry, Franken Berry and Count Chocula? How about DC Comics? Well then you are in luck for 2014, 3 DC Comic artists from DC Entertainment joined forces with General Mills to give these monsters a new look. This is a limited edition collector’s item that is only available through Halloween this year. Not only do the Monsters have a new look, the artists even created a unique comic strip for each monster on the back.
Jim Lee created the new look for Boo Berry, Dave Johnson created the look for Franken Berry and Terry and Rachel Dodson collaborated on Count Chocula’s look.
If you can handle opening the box give this recipe a try using the Boo Berry Cereal:
Boo Berry™ Bark
Prep Time: 20 min
Start to Finish: 1 Hr 20 Min
16 oz white chocolate baking bars or vanilla-flavored candy coating (almond bark)
2 cups desired monster cereal (such as Boo Berry™, Franken Berry™ and/or Count Chocula™)
1 cup miniature marshmallows
1. Line cookie sheet with waxed paper.
2. Break white chocolate into small pieces into medium microwavable bowl. Microwave uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring after each minute, until almost melted. Stir until smooth. Spread on cookie sheet to 1/4-inch thickness, about a 13×9-inch rectangle.
3. Immediately top with cereal and marshmallows; press into melted chocolate. Let stand about 1 hour, or refrigerate about 30 minutes or until firm. Break into 2-inch pieces. Store tightly covered at room temperature.
1 Serving: Calories 70 (Calories from Fat 35); Total Fat 3.5g (Saturated Fat 2.5g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 0mg; Sodium 20mg; Total Carbohydrate 9g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 1g); Protein 1g
% Daily Value: Vitamin A 0%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 2%; Iron 0%
Exchanges: 1/2 Starch, 1/2 Fat
Carbohydrate Choices: 1/2
Run to the stores quickly! This is available in the US and some Canadian Stores.
“Disclosure: The product, giveaway samples and information have been provided by General Mills. All opinions are my own.”