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Halloween Puppy Chow: Whether you call it puppy chow or muddy buddies, the addition of Halloween candy and autumn colors turn this into the perfect festive party snack! | stressbaking.com

Halloween Puppy Chow (Halloween Muddy Buddies)

5 from 2 votes
Whether you call it Halloween puppy chow or Halloween muddy buddies, the addition of Halloween candy and autumn colors turn this into the perfect festive party snack!
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 10 cups

Ingredients
  

  • 9 cups Chex, Corn, Rice, or both, divided
  • ½ cup dark chocolate chips
  • ¼ cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup devil's food cake mix
  • 6 ounces white candy melts
  • ½ cup powdered sugar
  • Halloween sprinkles
  • 11 ounce bag Brach’s Assorted Halloween Mellowcreme Candy
  • 1 cup Fall Harvest M&Ms
  • 1 cup Reese's Pieces
  • 8 ounces Reese's White Mini Cups
  • 1 cup mini marshmallows
  • 6 ounces gummy worms

Instructions
 

  • Divide Chex evenly between two large mixing bowls, and prepare two baking sheets with parchment paper. Set aside.
  • In a small saucepan, combine chocolate chips, peanut butter, butter and vanilla and heat over low heat, stirring constantly until smooth and combined.
  • Pour over the Chex in one bowl and carefully stir to combine and thoroughly coat. Add devil's food cake mix and stir/toss to combine and coat.
  • Pour onto one of the prepared baking sheets and let set for at least 15 minutes.
  • Melt white chocolate in the microwave in 30 second increments, stirring after each, until melted and smooth.
  • Pour white chocolate over the other bowl of Chex and carefully stir to combine. Add powdered sugar and stir/toss to combine and coat. Add sprinkles and toss to combine.
  • Pour onto the other prepared baking sheet and let set for at least 15 minutes.
  • In a large bowl, combine both prepared Chex mixes along with all other ingredients and stir/toss to combine. Store in an airtight container until ready to serve. Enjoy!

Notes

Note: Nutrition information will vary based on the candies you choose to include.

Nutrition

Calories: 885kcal | Carbohydrates: 132g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 33g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 5g | Monounsaturated Fat: 8g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 11mg | Sodium: 812mg | Potassium: 399mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 63g | Vitamin A: 130IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 118mg | Iron: 3mg
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
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