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Candy Cane Muddy Buddies Recipe

Candy Cane Chex Mix is easy to make and SUPER addicting in the best way!
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Candy Cane, Candy Cane Muddy Buddies, chex mix, mint dessert, muddy buddies
Servings: 8 people
Calories: 343kcal


  • paper or plastic bag


  • 5 cups rice chex cereal
  • 10 ounces Candy Cane Hershey Kisses melted
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • ½ cup crushed candy canes (optional)


  • Add the powdered sugar to a plastic bag.
  • Put the Chex cereal in a large bowl.
  • Melt the Candy Cane Hershey Kisses in the microwave for 45 seconds and stir. Microwave another 30 seconds or until it is all the way melted. Stir until smooth
  • Pour the melted Candy Cane Hershey Kisses over the Chex cereal and mix until the cereal is well coated. Add the cereal to the plastic bag with the powdered sugar mixture and shake until the cereal is completely covered.
  • Then add the crushed Candy Cane pieces to the bag and shake to coat the muddy buddies.


( My kids don't like candy canes very much so I only put crushed candy canes on half the batch. It still tasted amazing without the candy cane pieces!)


Calories: 343kcal | Carbohydrates: 64g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 9mg | Sodium: 181mg | Potassium: 28mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 46g | Vitamin A: 313IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 130mg | Iron: 6mg