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Chex Muddy Buddies

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.
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate, dessert, snack
Servings: 1 Cup
Calories: 310kcal


  • 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


  • In a medium sized microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter uncovered on high for 1 minute; then stir.
  • Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth.
  • Stir in vanilla.
  • Pour the cereal into a different large mixing bowl
  • Pour the mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated
  • Once it's been evenly mixed, pour everything into a large resealable plastic bag.  I used one that was 2 gallons.
  • Add the powdered sugar into the bag.
  • Seal the bag and shake until well coated.
  • Spread onto waxed paper to cool.
  • Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.


Calories: 310kcal