VIDEO RECIPE: Peanut Butter Chocolate Puppy Chow – Chex Mix
Whether you call it Puppy Chow or Muddy Buddies, this dish would be just as sweet by any name. This decadent mix gets a double dose of chocolate with the combination of chocolate chips and Dark Chocolate Dreams peanut butter.
- Yield:15 servings
- Prep Time:5 minutes
- Cook Time:5 minutes
- Total Time:10 minutes
12 cups (12-ounce box) unsweetened rice cereal, such as ChexTM Mix*
1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
4 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/2 tsp. pure vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar
*You may also use their corn or wheat cereal varieties
Place cereal in a large heatproof bowl.
Combine chocolate chips, Peanut Butter & Co Dark Chocolate Dreams, butter, and salt in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a simmer, stirring to melt butter and peanut butter; stir in vanilla. Pour hot chocolate mixture over cereal, cover with a plate or another bowl, and shake to coat. Add sugar and shake to coat again.
Scatter cereal mixture over two wax-paper-lined baking sheets and set aside to cool. Store cereal in airtight containers up to 3 days.
This recipe was independently commissioned and recipe-tested by Peanut Butter & Co. Chex and Muddy Buddies are trademarks of General Mills Inc. Used with permission.