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Reindeer Chow (Muddy Buddies)

If you're looking for a fun, festive appetizer that's just right for the holidays, whip up a batch of Reindeer Chow (Muddy Buddies).

Course Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 11 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 13 minutes
Servings 15 people
Calories 215 kcal
Author Good Living Guide


  1. Place the cereal in a large bowl.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine the chocolate chips and peanut butter.
  3. Microwave the chocolate mixture for 30 second intervals, stirring each time.

  4. Continue until melted.
  5. Stir until smooth.
  6. Pour the chocolate mixture over the cereal and use a spatula to gently toss the cereal in the chocolate until completely coated.
  7. Place the powdered sugar and cocoa powder inside a resealable gallon-sized plastic bag.

  8. Add the chocolate-coated cereal.

  9. Seal, then shake until cereal is coated in the powdered sugar mix.

  10. Pour the cereal out evenly on a sheet of parchment paper on a baking tray.
  11. Allow them to cool completely and until dry.
  12. In a large bowl combine the cereal, M&M's, and pretzel twists.
  13. Serve!