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Chex® Muddy Buddies®

Rated as 4.79 out of 5 Stars

"Another popular name for this favorite mix is 'puppy food.' Chow down; it's doggone good!"
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Ingredients

15 m servings 241 cals
Original recipe yields 18 servings (18 (1/2 cup) servings)

Directions

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  1. Into large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
  2. In 1-quart microwavable bowl, stir together chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter. Microwave uncovered on High 1 minute; stir. Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth. Stir in vanilla. Pour mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into 2-gallon resealable food-storage plastic bag.
  3. Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.

Footnotes

  • 2009 © and ®/™ of General Mills.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 241 calories; 9.5 g fat; 37.7 g carbohydrates; 4.7 g protein; 7 mg cholesterol; 262 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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I gave this recipe five stars because Muddy Buddies the way they're meant to be are five stars, hands down. But I must give this warning: the recipe says to use any variety of Chex, but I do no...

Most helpful critical review

I hate to disagree, but I just found this ok. Nothing spectacular.

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I gave this recipe five stars because Muddy Buddies the way they're meant to be are five stars, hands down. But I must give this warning: the recipe says to use any variety of Chex, but I do no...

HELPFUL TIPS IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST TIME: 1st, someone mentioned doubling the chocolate and peanut butter because there wasn't enough to coat the 9C. I got worried since I always like to overcoa...

This stuff is awesome! When CHEX came out with their Chocolate-Peanut Butter CHEX-Mix, I thought of this recipe imediately. One week later I combined Muddy-Buddies with honey roasted peanuts, pe...

Great recipe, very sweet and very addicting! These are great for parties. A variation I made was using white chocolate chips instead of semi-sweet and it was just as delicious. I think you co...

I couldn't find this recipe under the search function. I finally found it under one of the top reviewers. It's delicious! I didn't have enough powdered sugar but it still worked!

Absolutely love this stuff. It is way to addicting to make just because...you do need a special occasion or you will eat the whole batch in one day (like I did). Delicious...thanks for the pos...

This recipe is wonderful. It's great to put in candy bags at Christmas and give as gifts to teachers and friends. My 5 year old calls it "reindeer food" and we leave some out for Santa's reind...

First of all, I don't think we have Chex here in Canada, so I subbed quaker corn bran cereal because it looked kinda the same. I thought that 1&1/2 cups powdered sugar sounded like a lot, so af...

OH, my son loves this stuff and asks me to make it for him on a regular basis. He and I usually will finish 1 batch in 2 days. I love this treat around the holidays. Yum!