Rudolph’s Reindeer Chow!

Welcome to Day 5 of our 25 Days of Christmas event! If you missed them, please feel free to go back and see what else we’ve been cooking up for the holidays!

Today we’re whipping up a sweet batch of Rudolph’s Reindeer Chow, a fun festive take on Muddy Buddies, otherwise known as Puppy Chow. It’s a really beautiful snack for your next Christmas party, or you can just dig in on your own when you’re sitting in front of the fire during a snowstorm!

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow = A Christmas Party Staple | A Mother Thing

Here’s what you’ll need:

½ C creamy Peanut Butter
1 1/2 C chocolate chips
8 C Rice Chex cereal
4-6 C powdered sugar
A bag or container of red Sixlets or red M&M’s (any type of red circle candy)
Handful of Pretzel sticks

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow = A Christmas Party Staple | A Mother Thing

In a large bowl add in the 8 C of Rice Chex cereal. Set aside.

In a medium sized glass bowl add in chocolate chips and Peanut Butter. Microwave for 1 minute.

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow = A Christmas Party Staple | A Mother Thing

Stir the ingredients together until smooth. If there are still un-melted chocolate chips then microwave for another 15 seconds.

Once Peanut Butter and chocolate are combined and smooth, poor mixture on top of the cereal.

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow = A Christmas Party Staple | A Mother Thing

Stir until all cereal is coated with the chocolate mixture.

Add the powdered sugar and stir until all of the chocolate covered cereal is coated with the sugar.

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow = A Christmas Party Staple | A Mother Thing

Add in the candy and pretzels. Place them all in a pretty bowl to add to your holiday table.

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow = A Christmas Party Staple | A Mother Thing

Enjoy!

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow = A Christmas Party Staple | A Mother Thing

Rudolph's Reindeer Chow

Yield: 24
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

A sweet batch of Rudolph's Reindeer Chow makes a fun festive Christmas snack. It's a delicious take on Muddy Buddies, otherwise known as Puppy Chow  

Ingredients

  • ½ cup creamy Peanut Butter
  • 1 1/2 cup chocolate chips
  • 8 cups Rice Chex cereal
  • 6 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 cups red M&M’s (any type of red circle candy)
  • 1 cup Pretzel sticks

Instructions

    1. In a large bowl add in the 8 C of Rice Chex cereal. Set aside.
    2. In a medium-sized glass bowl add in chocolate chips and Peanut Butter. Microwave for 1 minute.
    3. Stir the ingredients together until smooth. If there are still un-melted chocolate chips then microwave for another 15 seconds.
    4. Once Peanut Butter and chocolate are combined and smooth, poor mixture on top of the cereal.
    5. Stir until all cereal is coated with the chocolate mixture.
    6. Add the powdered sugar and stir until all of the chocolate covered cereal is coated with the sugar.
    7. Add in the candy and pretzels. Place them all in a pretty bowl to add to your holiday table. 
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 24 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 318Total Fat: 10gSaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 2mgSodium: 137mgCarbohydrates: 57gFiber: 2gSugar: 45gProtein: 3g

If you liked this post, don’t forget to like and share. And pinning or stumbling is ALWAYS appreciated. Don’t forget to check back tomorrow for more great holiday ideas!

Share:

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Katie Reed

Katie Reed

Katie Reed is a 38 year old mom blogger from Salt Lake City, UT. She is married to the man of her dreams and together they have four beautiful boys. Dexter is 9, Daniel is 7, Chester is 5 and Wilder is 2. She writes about living with mental health issues while navigating motherhood. Her blog focuses on tips and tricks for moms, information and parenting news, kid-friendly recipes and crafts. She loves to reflect on the humorous side of parenthood and shares the reality of her life, with a "warts and all" attitude.

2 Responses

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Follow Us On Social

You Might Also Like

Get The Latest Updates

Subscribe

Sign up with your email address to receive news and updates.

Thanks! Keep an eye on your inbox for updates.

Disclosure

Katie Reed [A Mother Thing] is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.

Join Our #1 Mom Community

If you would like to get in touch, please email:

Find Us Here:

Subscribe

Sign up with your email address to receive news and updates.

Thanks! Keep an eye on your inbox for updates.

shares