Christmas Muddy Buddies

Make a batch of Christmas Muddy Buddies aka Puppy Chow with your kids and put it into fun cupcake liners to give as gifts from the kitchen.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 7 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 18
Calories 212kcal
Author The Gunny Sack



  • Into a large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
  • In 1-quart microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter 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.
  • Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.


Recipe via Chex


Calories: 212kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 7mg | Sodium: 177mg | Potassium: 125mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 335IU | Vitamin C: 3mg | Calcium: 60mg | Iron: 5.3mg