5 from 4 votes
Chex Muddy Buddies
Prep Time
15 mins
Total Time
15 mins
Chex muddy buddies are a delicious twist on an old snack that you and your family will love!  Made with the irresistible combination of chocolate and peanut butter, then topped with powdered sugar, you wont' be able to resist this muddy buddy recipe.
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate, dessert, snack
Servings: 1 Cup
Calories: 310 kcal
  • 9 cups Rice Chex
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  1. In a medium sized microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter uncovered on high for 1 minute; then stir.

  2. Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth.
  3. Stir in vanilla.
  4. Pour the cereal into a different large mixing bowl

  5. Pour the mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated

  6. Once it's been evenly mixed, pour everything into a large resealable plastic bag.  I used one that was 2 gallons.

  7. Add the powdered sugar into the bag.
  8. Seal the bag and shake until well coated.
  9. Spread onto waxed paper to cool.
  10. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
Nutrition Facts
Chex Muddy Buddies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 310
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.