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A trifle dish full of Easter muddy buddies. There are pastel colored m&ms, and sprinkles, and mini marshmallows mixed in with the chocolate coated chex.
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Easter Muddy Buddies

These Easter Muddy Buddies are such a fun and tasty Easter treat, with peanut butter chocolate muddy buddies, speckled egg m&ms, marshmallow bunny tails, and spring sprinkles. 
Prep Time18 mins
Cook Time2 mins
Total Time20 mins
Servings: 18
Calories: 373kcal


  • 9 cups Chex cereal
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter (1/2 stick)
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups speckled egg Peanut Butter M&Ms
  • 1 cup mini marshmallows
  • 1/4 cup spring sprinkles


  • Add the chex cereal to a large bowl, set aside.
  • Combine the chocolate chips, peanut butter, and butter, in a medium sized microwave proof bowl. Microwave for 1 minute, stir. Microwave for another 30 seconds if needed till you can stir smooth. 
  • Pour the chocolate mixture over the cereal and gently stir to coat the cereal evenly with the mixture.
  • Add the cereal to a large gallon sized Ziplock bag, and add in the powdered sugar. 
  • Close the bag tightly and shake to cover the cereal completely with powdered sugar.
  • Pour the muddy buddies into a clean bowl and stir in the m&ms, marshmallows, and sprinkles. 
  • Pour the treat onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and allow chocolate to fully set for about an hour, then place in an airtight container to store, or eat immediately.


Calories: 373kcal | Carbohydrates: 56g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 9mg | Sodium: 287mg | Potassium: 184mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 30g | Vitamin A: 430IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 150mg | Iron: 9.8mg