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Muddy Buddies

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A college party staple...Chex cereal mixed with chocolate and peanut butter. Also affectionately known as Puppy Chow.

Serves about 12 people

9 cups Chex cereal (any variety)
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter or margarine
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar

Place cereal in large bowl. Place chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter in medium microwave-safe bowl. Microwave in high for 1 1/2 minutes or until mixture is smooth when stirred. Stir in vanilla. Pour chocolage mixture over cereal, stirring until all pieces are evenly coated. Pour mixture into large plastic bag with powdered sugar; shake until all pieces are coated. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator. Makes about 9 cups.

Note: Contributed by Carrie. Photo by naviniea under Creative Comons license.

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Reviews of Muddy Buddies:

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  mom of two boys  Dec 17, 2011
Would make this again.
My son who is now 28 has one request when he comes home for Christmas - muddy buddies! A family "must-have" for the holidays! 5 stars

  A cookie baker in ontario  Jan 5, 2011
Would make this again.
i really enjoy making these but they are so addicting........i will make them over and over again...nice snack to nibble on while watching tv 5 stars

  A cookie baker in Greeley CO  Dec 21, 2010
Would make this again.
Going to make this for my family. it seems like a really good idea for desert and i hope it will leave evryones mouths wanting more!!!!! 5 stars

  A cookie baker in new york  Dec 14, 2010
Would make this again.
they r great my kids love them they call them reaindeer poop 5 stars

  Myah in IN  Oct 23, 2010
Would make this again.
I love muddy buddies! I am a horrible cook but these are fun and easy to make. I have read other's commetsand they said it looks like dog food and it has a nickname: puppy chow! :) 5 stars

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