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Cheerios Muddy Buddies

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Indulge in the classic sweetness of Cheerios Muddy Buddies! A delightful treat made with wholesome Cheerios cereal.

Cheerios Muddy Buddies- Big Green House

Ingredients Needed

  • Cheerios cereal
  • Creamy peanut butter
  • Chocolate chips
  • Butter
  • Powdered sugar
  • Sweet add-ins

Do I Have To Use “Cheerios”?

Nope. You can use a brand equivalent or a generic version. You could also try using a flavored Cheerios for these. For example, frosted, chocolate or chocolate-peanut butter.

Cheerios Muddy Buddies- Big Green House

Recipe Notes & Tips

You can use a large bowl or large plastic storage bag to coat the cereal with powdered sugar. Important: Be sure your bowl as a tight fitting lid or your bag is securely closed before giving it all a shake. I know from experience…powdered sugar all over your kitchen is not fun (or easy) to clean up.

Add-Ins?

These are sweet pieces that you can choose to add in. A few ideas are flavored baking chips, chocolate coated pretzels, mixed nuts, chopped up candy bars or candy coated candies.

Storage

Keep any leftovers in a covered container. Don’t worry about refrigerating it, unless it’s hot or humid in your area.

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Cheerios Muddy Buddies

Cheerios Muddy Buddies- Big Green House

Indulge in the classic sweetness of Cheerios Muddy Buddies! A delightful treat made with wholesome Cheerios cereal.

Prep Time 30 minutes
Additional Time 30 minutes
Total Time 1 hour

Ingredients

  • 9 cups Cheerios cereal or brand equivalent
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 cups- 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2-3 cups of your favorite sweet add-ins

Instructions

  1. In a large pot, melt butter, peanut butter, and chocolate chips until smooth.
  2. Gradually add in cereal and mix to coat completely.
  3. Add about 1 1/2 cups of powdered sugar into a large plastic storage bag ( AKA "ziploc" bag) or a large bowl that has a tight fitting lid.
  4. Add in chocolate coated cereal and toss it lightly to coat. If needed, use the remaining powdered sugar.
  5. Transfer it back to a large bowl and mix in your desired add ins.

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Nutrition Information:

Yield:

9

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 423Total Fat: 20gSaturated Fat: 8gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 14mgSodium: 251mgCarbohydrates: 61gFiber: 5gSugar: 37gProtein: 7g

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