Halloween Buddies

Enjoy this crunchy snack made using Corn Chex® cereal – perfect for Halloween.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 30

Ingredients

4 1/2
cups Corn Chex™ cereal
1/2
cup semisweet chocolate chips (3 oz)
1/4
cup peanut butter
2
tablespoons butter or margarine
1/2
teaspoon vanilla
3/4
cup powdered sugar
1
cup candy corn
1
cup salted cocktail peanuts
  • 1 Into large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
  • 2 In 1-quart microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter uncovered on High 30 seconds; stir. Microwave about 15 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth. Stir in vanilla. Pour mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into 1-gallon resealable food-storage plastic bag.
  • 3 Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until well coated. Add candy corn and peanuts; shake to mix. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.

Expert Tips

Recipe can easily be doubled--just double the ingredient amounts, the microwave times, and the size of the bag!

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
120
(
Calories from Fat
45),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
1 1/2g,
1 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
100mg
100%;
Total Carbohydrate
16g
16%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
11g
11%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.