Muddy Buddies or Monkey Munch!
You may have heard it mentioned on the Jon and Kate Plus 8 show, Kate makes it for the kids all the time.
So here we go....a quick and easy snack and I'm thinking wrapped in some pretty paper and tied with a ribbon would also make a cute gift.
Origin: Chex Cereal
Yield: 18 servings (1/2 cup each
Prep Time: 15 min
Cooking Time: 15 min
● 9 cups Corn Chex®, Rice Chex®, Wheat Chex® or Chocolate Chex® cereal (or combination)
● 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
● 1/2 cup peanut butter
● 1/4 cup butter or margarine
● 1 tsp. vanilla
● 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
Into large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
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.
Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.