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Muddy Buddies

Muddy Buddies are the ultimate snack food. I don't think I have ever met a person that doesn't like them.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time3 mins
Total Time18 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy recipe, Easy snack, kid friendly, muddy buddies
Servings: 10
Calories: 485kcal


  • Large Bowl
  • Microwave Safe Bowl
  • Ziploc Bag
  • Wax Paper


  • 9 cups Chex Cereal
  • 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • ¼ cup margarine
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • cups powdered sugar


  • Pour cereal into large bowl; set aside. In 1-quart, microwave-safe bowl combine chocolate chips, peanut butter and margarine.
  • Microwave for 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until smooth, stirring after 1 minute.
  • Stir in vanilla. Pour chocolate sauce slowly over cereal, stirring to coat evenly.
  • Pour cereal into large plastic bag.
  • Add powdered sugar and secure; shake to coat well.
  • Add powdered sugar and secure; shake to coat well.


Calories: 485kcal | Carbohydrates: 76g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 433mg | Potassium: 395mg | Fiber: 9g | Sugar: 31g | Vitamin A: 806IU | Vitamin C: 7mg | Calcium: 137mg | Iron: 18mg