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Chex® Muddy Buddies® -- Gluten Free!

Chex® Muddy Buddies® -- Gluten Free!

"Buddy up to a crunchy Chex® snack with all-time favorite chocolate and peanut butter flavors!"
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15 m servings 199 cals
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Original recipe yields 18 servings


  • Calories:
  • 199 kcal
  • 10%
  • Fat:
  • 9 g
  • 14%
  • Carbs:
  • 28.5g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 3 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 7 mg
  • 2%
  • Sodium:
  • 168 mg
  • 7%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Nutritional Information

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Into large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
  2. In 1-quart microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter uncovered on High 1 minute; stir. Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth. Stir in vanilla. Pour mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into 2-gallon resealable food-storage plastic bag.
  3. Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.


  • Cooking Gluten Free? Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.
  • Did You Know? Another popular name for this favorite mix is "puppy food." Chow down; it's doggone good!
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Delicious and easy to make! One tip about serving it is to use plastic party cups normally for drinks for your guests to put the muddy buddies in! they slide around on plates and are too messy t...

Most helpful critical review

Be careful your Chex say "Gluten Free" otherwise they are not. Barley malt has gluten in it per Barley. Though Chex does sell glutten-free cereal, there is still regular Chex, (rice, corn..) t...

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Delicious and easy to make! One tip about serving it is to use plastic party cups normally for drinks for your guests to put the muddy buddies in! they slide around on plates and are too messy t...

DO NOT Add the VANILLA until after you microwave everything. I added it all together and it made the mixture thick and hard to spread. When I added it after the butter mixture was melted it wa...

Awesome!! My 5 kids love this stuff! Its spring break here and I needed aomething good and plentiful for them and all there friends and this hit the spot!! It is well worth every minute and ever...

This is really very good! I used just the rice and corn chex because I thought the chocolate chex would be too sweet. Also, I used just a cup of powdered sugar and it came out fantasic. The k...

My 8 yr old is allergic to peanut butter. So, we just substitute "Sunflower Butter" instead. It's made w/ sunflower seeds instead of peanuts. She loves it & it's a snack she can eat with her br...

I followed the recipe exact, only using name brand peanut butter because.....we' never know. (I've had issues before using store brand peanut butter in cookies and I didn't want to ta...

My daughter with celiac disease is thrilled to have this new recipe. Now she can take "snack" to get-togethers and everyone devours it!

Also made without peanut butter to accommodate peanut allergies

These have always been one of my favorite treats!!! Holy cow they're good!

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