trail mix muddy buddies
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5 from 9 votes

Trail Mix Muddy Buddy Recipe

Trail Mix Muddy Buddies Recipe - The best sweet and salty snack that's sure to become a family favorite. Enjoy during road trips, movie night or as an after school snack...these Chex Muddy Buddies are perfect for any occasion! 
Prep Time9 mins
Cook Time1 min
Total Time10 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: muddy buddies recipe
Servings: 12
Calories: 345kcal
Author: Jamielyn Nye


  • 4 1/2 cups Rice Chex cereal
  • 1/2 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1 Tablespoon butter
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 3/4 cups peanuts
  • 3/4 cups almonds
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1/2 cup chocolate candies


  • Place the Chex cereal in a large bowl. Set aside.
  • Combine the chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter in a microwave safe bowl. Microwave for one minute. Stir until melted and microwave an additional 15 seconds if needed. 
  • Pour chocolate over Chex cereal. Stir until well coated. 
  • Place in a zip top bag. Add powdered sugar and shake. Then add the peanuts, almonds, raisins and chocolate candies until coated. Pour onto a piece of wax paper to cool.
  • Store in air tight container. 


Calories: 345kcal | Carbohydrates: 39g | Protein: 9g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 3mg | Sodium: 198mg | Potassium: 382mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 275IU | Vitamin C: 3.3mg | Calcium: 97mg | Iron: 8.6mg