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       Title: Rice Krispies Easy Bean Appetizer
  Categories: appetizers
       Yield: 1
 
       1 cn (16 oz.) fat free refried
            -beans
     1/2 pk (2 tbsp. + 2 tsp.) taco
            seasoning mix
     1/4 ts liquid pepper sauce
       1 c  diced light pasteurized
            -process
            cheese
       4 c  Rice Krispies® cereal
       1 c  salsa (optional)
            Vegetable cooking spray
 
   Optional Garnishes:
   Jalapeno pepper slices
   Cherry tomato halves
   1. In 3-quart saucepan, combine beans, taco seasoning
   and pepper sauce. Cook over low heat, stirring
   constantly, until mixture starts to bubble. Add cheese.
   Continue cooking and stirring until cheese melts and
   mixture is smooth. Remove from heat.
 
   2. Stir  Rice Krispies® cereal into hot bean
   mixture until thoroughly combined. Spread mixture
   evenly in 8 x 8 x 2-inch pan coated with cooking
   spray. Cool completely. Cut into 1-inch squares. Serve
   with salsa and garnish with jalapeno pepper slices or
   cherry tomato halves, if desired. Store in refrigerator.
 
   Yield: 16 servings
   Prep Time: 15 minutes
 
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