Whether you call it muddy buddies or puppy chow, this snack mix is FUN! A sweet, crunchy cereal treat made with peanut butter and chocolate.
Course: Dessert, Snack
Keyword: Muddy Buddies
Calories: 531 kcal
- 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
- 1/2 cup peanut butter
- 1/4 cup unsalted butter
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 teaspoon kosher salt
- 9 cups crispy cereal squares (such as Chex)
- 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
Place the chocolate chips, peanut butter, butter, vanilla, and salt in a large bowl and microwave* in 30-second increments, stirring.
Stir the mixture together until smooth.
Add the cereal and gently stir until all the squares are evenly coated.
Add the powdered sugar and toss to coat.
*If you don't have (or prefer not to use) a microwave, the mixture can be melted in a bowl set over a pot of simmering water.
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Amount Per Serving (1 / 10 batch)
Calories 531 Calories from Fat 171
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 19g 29%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Cholesterol 13mg 4%
Sodium 612mg 26%
Potassium 391mg 11%
Total Carbohydrates 87g 29%
Dietary Fiber 9g 36%
Protein 9g 18%
Vitamin A 14.9%
Vitamin C 8.7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.