Puppy Chow recipe

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puppy chow recipe

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This Puppy Chow recipe is an oldie but a goodie!! It’s a perfect recipe to let the kids help you out in the kitchen. I feel obligated to warn you, these never last long whether the family is helping you eat them or you’re all by yourself. Now I feel better, you can’t say I didn’t warn you 😉




Servings: 12 servings
Puppy Chow recipe
Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
25 mins
Author: JB
Course: Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Puppy Chow Chex snack

This Puppy Chow recipe is an oldie but a goodie!! It's a perfect recipe to let the kids help you out in the kitchen.

  • 9 cups any type of Chex cereal or combination of any cereal
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  1. Add cereal to large mixing bowl and set aside.
  2. Add chocolate chips, butter, and peanutbutter to microwaveable bowl and mix well.
  3. Microwave for 1 minute and then stir. Microwave again for about 30 seconds and stir. Repeat until mixture is stirred and smooth. Stir in vanilla.

  4. Pour mixture onto Chex cereal.
  5. Once chocolate mixture and cereal are thoroughly mixed, pour mixture into a gallon sized zip top bag. Add powdered sugar to ziploc bag and shake well.

  6. Once mixture is well coated, spread out on a cookie sheet or waxed paper to cool and set. Eat and enjoy!

Nutrition Information
Calories: 403, Fat: 15g, Saturated Fat: 7g, Cholesterol: 11mg, Sodium: 349mg, Potassium: 326mg, Carbohydrates: 63g, Fiber: 7g, Sugar: 26g, Protein: 8g, Vitamin A: 620%, Vitamin C: 5.9%, Calcium: 114%, Iron: 15.4%

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)


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