Halloween Buddies

Halloween Buddies

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

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

15

Minutes

Makes

30

servings

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.
Makes 30 servings (1/4 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Kitchen Tip
Recipe can easily be doubled--just double the ingredient amounts, the microwave times, and the size of the bag!

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 120
    • (Calories from Fat 45),
  • Total Fat 5g
    • (Saturated Fat 1 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 100mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 16g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 11g),
  • Protein 2g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    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.