You are here: Home » Recipes » Caramel Popcorn Peanut Bars Caramel Popcorn Peanut Bars Recipe by Relish Contributor Yield 42 to 48 pieces Popcorn, peanuts, and oatmeal with caramel syrup make a snack that just may toss your willpower out the door. PrintEmail Ingredients 1 1/2 cups old-fashioned oatmeal1 cup dry roasted peanuts4 tablespoons butter2 canola oil2/3 cup light brown sugar1/3 cup honey1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract12 cups popped popcorn Instructions Preheat oven 350F. Bake oatmeal and peanuts on a baking sheet for 12-14 minutes. Combine butter, oil, brown sugar and honey in a large pot over medium heat and stir mixture until it comes to a boil. Continue to boil 1 1/2 minutes. After removing from heat, add vanilla. Pour hot syrup over popcorn and coat thoroughly. Combine mixture with oatmeal and peanuts. Transfer mixture to a foil-lined baking pan that has been sprayed with nonstick spray. Let cool, cut into squares and store bars in an airtight container.