Nutty Puppy Chow

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My Grams would always make this recipe for Christmas. I can't help but to make it more often with roasted peanuts and confectioners' sugar. Oh so good. You gotta try this one.

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Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
20 mins
Servings:
24
Yield:
24 servings

Ingredients

  • ½ cup butter

  • 1 (12 ounce) bag semisweet chocolate chips

  • 1 cup peanut butter

  • 1 (16 ounce) jar roasted peanuts

  • 1 (12 ounce) package crispy corn and rice cereal (such as Crispix®)

  • 1 cup raisins (Optional)

  • 4 cups confectioners' sugar, divided

Directions

  1. Melt butter, chocolate chips, and peanut butter together in a saucepan over medium-low heat, stirring until smooth, 5 to 10 minutes.

  2. Mix peanuts, cereal, and raisins together in a large bowl. Pour chocolate mixture over peanut-cereal mixture; toss to coat.

  3. Place 2 cups confectioners' sugar in a large covered container; add coated cereal mixture and remaining 2 cups confectioners' sugar. Cover the container and shake until cereal mixture is well coated with confectioners' sugar.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

428 Calories
23g Fat
53g Carbs
9g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 24
Calories 428
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 23g 29%
Saturated Fat 7g 37%
Cholesterol 10mg 3%
Sodium 347mg 15%
Total Carbohydrate 53g 19%
Dietary Fiber 4g 13%
Total Sugars 35g
Protein 9g
Vitamin C 7mg 37%
Calcium 26mg 2%
Iron 2mg 12%
Potassium 314mg 7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.