Fiber One Chewy Bars, Oats & CaramelFiber One Chewy Bars Oats and Caramel: The scent of caramel exploded when I opened the package, but not the good kind of caramel scent. More like the plastic, artificial kind. The granola-style chewy bar  bursts with nutty oatmeal flavors with a nice amount of caramel thrown in. Caramel has all kinds of faces, textures and flavors. The caramel in the chewy bar tastes like the small wrapped caramel you can find in the bulk candy bin. The bar also tastes like eating an oatmeal cookie with caramel as the highlight. The difference is that the bar is chewier and not as soft as an oatmeal cookie and of course all of it is packed into a typical-sized rectangle bar.

It’ll satisfy fans of caramel and chewy bars. If you didn’t like Fiber One’s 80 Calorie Caramel Cereal, don’t let that stop you from trying the bar. I didn’t like the cereal either. Reminded me of the awful Waffle Crisp cereal. It was more like eating a spoonful of maple syrup than crunchy caramel cereal.

Man, the smell was bothersome. I let the empty package sit on my desk while I worked. After 15 minutes of that, I forced myself to go throw it away in the kitchen.

Nutrition facts: 140 calories, 3.5g fat, 1.5g sat fat, 30g total carbs, 9g fiber, 9g sugars, 2g proteinFiber One Chewy Bars, Oats & Peanut Butter

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Fiber One Chewy Bars Oats and Peanut Butter: I bet a lot of people compare this to a peanut butter rice crispie bar. It’s close, except the Fiber One bar has more nutty flavor and density than the rice crispie.  Like most Fiber One chewy bars, the bar is packed to the gills with oatmeal. Add nuts and peanut butter swirl for the peanut butter side of things.

Nutrition facts: 150 calories, 4.5g fat, 2g sat fat, 28g total carbs, 9g fiber, 9g sugars, 3g protein

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Fiber One Chewy Bars Oats and Chocolate: Chewy, chocolaty, oaty. You get exactly what the name says. It’s sweet and the chocolate swirl and mini-chips are generous for a health bar.

Nutrition facts: 140 calories, 4g fat, 1.5g sat fat, 29g total carbs, 9g fiber, 10g sugars, 2g protein

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