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Classic Muddy Buddies

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Muddy Buddies

Recipe by Marcelle at A Little Fish in the Kitchen Course: Dessert, SnacksCuisine: AmericanDifficulty: Easy


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This classic sweet treat comes together in just minutes and it’s sure to be an instant family favorite! This puppy chow mix is perfect for small treat bags for any holiday too!


  • 3 cups Rice Chex cereal

  • 3 cups Corn Chex cereal

  • 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

  • 1/4 cup milk chocolate chips

  • 1/3 cup peanut butter

  • 3 tablespoons salted butter

  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 1-1/4 cup powdered sugar


  • Place dry Chex cereals in a large bowl (with a lid) and set aside
  • In a small saucepan, heat peanut butter, butter and chocolate chips until smooth. Remove pot from the heat and add in vanilla.
  • Pour chocolate/peanut butter mixture over the cereal and stir until coated.
  • Top cereal mixture with powdered sugar, cover the bowl and shake until chocolate covered cereal is well-coated.
  • Enjoy!


  • Recipe from A Little Fish in the Kitchen blog at All content is owned by Marcelle G. Bolton. Please contact the author for permission to republish.


  1. This looks great! Chex Mix is one of my snack weaknesses, and this is kind of a sweet version of that. Really fun! Thanks.

  2. I have never heard of this! Fun, easy – and probably addictive!

  3. Such a quick and fun snack!

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