Puppy Chow PRINT/SAVE
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
1/2 cup peanut butter
1 package (6 ounces) semisweet choc. chips (1 cup)
1/4 cup margarine or butter*
9 cups Chex® cereal (any variety)
Measure cereal into large bowl; set aside. Microwave chocolate chips, peanut butter and margarine in 1-quart microwavable bowl, uncovered on High 1 minute; stir. Microwave 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth. Stir in vanilla. Pour chocolate mixture over cereal in bowl, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into large plastic food-storage bag; add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator. 9 cups snack.
*Do not use spread or tub products.
Because microwaves cook differently, time is approximate.
Range Top Directions:
Measure cereal into large bowl; set aside. Heat chocolate chips, peanut butter and margarine in 1-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring frequently, until melted. Remove from heat; stir in vanilla. Continue as directed above.
1 serving (1/2 cup):
210 calories (80 calories from fat); 9 g fat (3 g saturated fat); 0 mg cholesterol; 210 mg sodium; 30 g carbohydrate (1 g dietary fiber); 3 g protein.
High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): No changes.
Submitted by S. Reed
aka: Chex® Muddy Buddies®