Yield: 10 cups muddy buddies

Halloween Muddy Buddies

Prep Time 25 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes

Looking for an easy Halloween treat? This Halloween Muddy Buddies recipe is the classic puppy chow recipe with some white chocolate pretzels made into mummies!


For the muddy buddies:

  • 9 cups Chex cereal (any variety)
  • 1 cup milk chocolate chips
  • ½ cup creamy peanut butter
  • ¼ cup unsalted butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 cups powdered sugar

For the mummies:

  • 1 package (5 oz) White Chocolate Flipz (pretzels)
  • candy eyes
  • ¼ cup melted white chocolate


  1. For the muddy buddies, melt chocolate chips, peanut butter, and butter in a large bowl in the microwave for 90 seconds, stirring every 30 seconds.
  2. In a very large bowl, add cereal. Pour melted chocolate mixture over cereal and mix gently until evenly coated.
  3. In a large gallon sized ziploc bag, add powdered sugar. Add chocolate covered cereal. Seal and shake until all the cereal is coated with powdered sugar.
  4. For the mummies, melt white chocolate and using a toothpick, add a dollop of white chocolate to each eyeball. Attach to a white chocolate Flipz pretzel. Allow to harden on parchment paper (about 15 minutes). Serve with muddy buddies!!

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:

1 cup

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 439Total Fat: 19gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 17mgSodium: 295mgCarbohydrates: 64gFiber: 3gSugar: 39gProtein: 6g

*Nutrition facts are an estimate and not guaranteed to be accurate. Please see a registered dietitian for special diet advice.

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