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"This snack mix is perfect for a late-night treat or a pick-me up anytime of the day," shares Mary Obeilin, a reader from Selingsgrove, Pennsylvania. "I sometimes take a batch to work, and it's always eaten up quickly. It's a slightly different cereal snack because of the chocolate and peanut butter.
MAKES:
12 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
MAKES:
12 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 15 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 6 cups Corn or Rice Chex
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar

Directions

In a large microwave-safe bowl, melt chocolate chips on high for 30 seconds. Stir; microwave 30 seconds longer or until the chips are melted. Stir in peanut butter. Gently stir in cereal until well coated; set aside.
Place confectioners' sugar in a 2-gallon plastic storage bag. Add cereal mixture and shake until well coated. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator. Yield: about 6 cups.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.
Originally published as Sweet Minglers Sweet in Taste of Home June/July 1993, p64

Nutritional Facts

1/2 cup: 194 calories, 7g fat (3g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 170mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (19g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.

  • 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 6 cups Corn or Rice Chex
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, melt chocolate chips on high for 30 seconds. Stir; microwave 30 seconds longer or until the chips are melted. Stir in peanut butter. Gently stir in cereal until well coated; set aside.
  2. Place confectioners' sugar in a 2-gallon plastic storage bag. Add cereal mixture and shake until well coated. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator. Yield: about 6 cups.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.
Originally published as Sweet Minglers Sweet in Taste of Home June/July 1993, p64

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[email protected] User ID: 3102613 2120
Reviewed Jan. 30, 2014

"Kids always love their "Muddy Buddies", both making them and eating them. So much cheaper than buying a small bag in the store. And this is such a snap to put together."

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galinthewoods User ID: 3317961 5900
Reviewed Oct. 8, 2012

"My daycare kids all loved it. I can only eat just a little at a time because it is very sweet."

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annaed2 User ID: 2370155 4968
Reviewed Apr. 5, 2008

"This recipe is a fun treat and ALWAYS goes over well. One Christmas we made up several batches, filled several baggies, attached a cute topper made from cardstock and gave them out as gifts."

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