Human Puppy Chow

 Every year there is one thing that I always bring to our annual Christmas and Halloween party  . Human Puppy Chow. Don’t worry, this is not the puppy chow that you are thinking. It’s a delicious chex mix recipe that combines the flavors of chocolate, peanut butter and sugar!  Is your mouth drooling yet? Human Puppy Chow is a delicious, inexpensive and super easy dessert recipe to make any time of the year. I will warn you, it’s addicting.

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Chex Mix Recipe: Puppy Chow

Here are the ingredients you will need to make this delicious recipe:

    •  9 Cups of Corn Chex
    • 1/2 Cup of Peanut Butter
    • 1/4 Cup of Butter or Margarine
    • 1 Cup of Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
    • 1 tsp of Vanilla
    • 1 1/2 Cups of Powdered Sugar
1.In a large Bowl place your 9 cups of chex cereal and set aside.
2. In a medium size saucepan, melt the chocolate chips, butter and peanut butter on low heat until completely melted and smooth. Stir frequently to prevent the mixture from sticking. Remove from heat and stir in the vanilla.
3. Pour the chocolate mixture over the dry cereal and stir carefully until it is completely coated.
4.In a large ziplock bag pour the cereal mixture inside and then slowly add the powdered sugar. Seal the bag and shake well until all of the cereal is coated.
5. Spread the mixture out on waxed paper until the Puppy Chow is completely cool and dry. Seal in an airtight container  and place it in the fridge (if it lasts that long!)
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 Puppy Chow is such a fun and easy dessert to make with your kids. It requires little time or effort which makes it one of my favorite things to make. We try and make this Chex Mix Recipe at least once a month, it’s one of my families favorites. I hope you enjoy!


  1. Shontell says

    My aunt always made this for family gatherings it’s so delicious! I made it with chocolate chex, didn’t think it could happen, but it’s way better!

  2. Marie says

    I’ve never eaten this before, then my daughter and her friend found this recipe on Pinterest and made this for us, and it was so good, I couldn’t believe how simple it was.

  3. says

    Hey I was just wondering , && sorry if this is a huge airhead question, but when you wrote 1 tsp of vanilla did you mean vanilla extRact ?
    Thanks again :)

  4. Colleen says

    Is it possible to use cocoa powder instead of chips? If so, how much would you recommend? I also substitute peanut butter for almond butter and its just as delishious but fewer calories. 😊

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