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Valentine's Day Puppy Chow

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: muddy buddy recipe, puppy chow recipe, valentine's day dessert
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 12
Calories: 360 kcal
Author: Jessica Formicola
Valentine's Day Puppy Chow transforms a traditional muddy buddy recipe into a festive Cupid Crunch mix! The perfect no-bake dessert for any Valentine's Day party.
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Ingredients

  • 9 cups Chex cereal
  • 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 smooth peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • .05-.10 ounces powdered food coloring
  • Valentine's Day candy , optional

Instructions

  1. Measure cereal and place in a very large mixing bowl. Set aside.
  2. Over medium heat, melt and combine butter, chocolate chips and peanut butter, stirring constantly.
  3. When fully melted, stir in vanilla.
  4. Pour chocolate mixture over Chex cereal in 3 stages, folding as you go.
  5. Toss gently to coat all pieces.
  6. Place powdered sugar and powdered food coloring in a large, airtight plastic bag, shake to combine. If you are using multiple colors, divide between 2-3 bags. 

  7. Add Chex cereal in stages, tossing to cover and then removing to a wax paper lined rimmed baking sheet.
  8. Spread in a single layer and chill for an hour to set.
  9. Remove. Keep at room temperture or chilled.
  10. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was!
Nutrition Facts
Valentine's Day Puppy Chow
Amount Per Serving
Calories 360 Calories from Fat 90
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10g 15%
Saturated Fat 5g 25%
Cholesterol 11mg 4%
Sodium 300mg 13%
Potassium 256mg 7%
Total Carbohydrates 66g 22%
Dietary Fiber 6g 24%
Sugars 29g
Protein 5g 10%
Vitamin A 12.4%
Vitamin C 7.2%
Calcium 10.9%
Iron 84.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.