Thank you for sharing!!

This Reindeer Muddy Buddy recipe is a truly tasty treat! The trick is being able to stop after trying a bite or two. (and if you figure out how to do that, please let me and my family know!)

It just doesn’t feel quite like the holiday season until we make up a batch of this Reindeer Muddy Buddy. With only 7 simple ingredients needed, the kids go crazy for this recipe every time I make it. It’s easy to make and I love having a batch or two ready for the weekends and downtime. It even makes a great gift idea for neighbors or family and friends!

While this might not a recipe you’ve made before, trust me on this. It’s so good that you’re going to find yourself hooked!

Reindeer Muddy Buddy Recipe

Serves: 15
Prep: 11
Cook: 2
Total: 13

Ingredients:

  • 6 cups Rice Chex cereal
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 12oz bag Christmas M&M’s
  • 2 cups pretzel twists

Directions:


Place the cereal in a large bowl.

2. In a medium bowl, combine the chocolate chips and peanut butter.

3. Microwave the chocolate mixture for 30-second intervals stirring each time.

4. Continue until melted.

5. Stir until smooth.

6. Pour the chocolate mixture over the cereal and use a spatula to gently toss the cereal in the chocolate until completely coated.

7. Place the powder sugar and cocoa powder inside a resealable gallon-sized Ziploc bag.

8. Add the chocolate-coated cereal.

9. Seal, then shake until cereal is coated in the powder sugar mix.

10. Pour the cereal out evenly on a sheet of parchment paper on a baking tray.

11. Allow them to cool completely and until dry.

12. In a large bowl combine the cereal, M&M’s, and pretzel twists.

13. Serve!

Reindeer Muddy Buddy

Total Time11 mins
Course: Dessert
Servings: 15 people

Ingredients

  • 6 Cups Rice Chex cereal
  • 1 Cups semisweet chocolate chips
  • ½ Cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 Cup powdered sugar
  • 1 ½ TBS cocoa powder
  • 1 12oz Bag Christmas M&M's
  • 2 Cups pretzel twists

Instructions

  • Place the cereal in a large bowl.
  • In a medium bowl, combine the chocolate chips and peanut butter.
  • Microwave the chocolate mixture for 30-second intervals stirring each time.
  • Continue until melted.
  • Stir until smooth.
  • Pour the chocolate mixture over the cereal and use a spatula to gently toss the cereal in the chocolate until completely coated.
  • Place the powder sugar and cocoa powder inside a resealable gallon-sized Ziploc bag.
  • Add the chocolate-coated cereal.
  • Seal, then shake until cereal is coated in the powder sugar mix.
  • Pour the cereal out evenly on a sheet of parchment paper on a baking tray.
  • Allow them to cool completely and until dry.
  • In a large bowl combine the cereal, M&M's, and pretzel twists.
  • Serve!

For other great Christmas recipe ideas, head over to my Christmas Pinterest board, it’s full of Christmas fun!!

Thank you for sharing!!

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