Cranberry Bliss Puppy Chow
Dried cranberries, white chocolate, crystallized ginger and orange flavors give this a winter holiday flavor blast. Addictive and easy to eat by the handful, you can call it puppy chow, muddy buddies, whatever you want - because no matter what, it's delicious!
9 cups Chex, Corn, Rice, or both 12 ounces white candy melts ½ teaspoon orange extract ⅛ teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 cup powdered sugar 1 cup dried cranberries 1 cup crystallized ginger pieces, chopped 1 cup white chocolate chips 1 teaspoon dried orange peel, optional
Prep a baking sheet with parchment paper. Set aside.
Melt white chocolate candy melts according to package directions (typically meaning to microwave at 50% power in 30 second increments, stirring after each until smooth).
Add orange extract and ground cinnamon, stir to combine.
Pour Chex into a large bowl and pour in your melted white chocolate mixture. Carefully stir and/or toss to combine and thoroughly coat.
Add powdered sugar and stir/toss to combine and coat.
Pour onto one of the prepared baking sheets and let set for at least 15 minutes.
In a large bowl, combine prepared Chex mixture with cranberries, ginger, white chocolate chips and orange peel (if using). Stir and/or toss to combine.
Store in an airtight container until ready to serve. Enjoy!
Calories: 522 kcal | Carbohydrates: 92 g | Protein: 6 g | Fat: 15 g | Saturated Fat: 8 g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3 g | Monounsaturated Fat: 3 g | Trans Fat: 1 g | Cholesterol: 4 mg | Sodium: 421 mg | Potassium: 159 mg | Fiber: 3 g | Sugar: 53 g | Vitamin A: 6 IU | Vitamin C: 1 mg | Calcium: 55 mg | Iron: 2 mg