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Red, White and Blue Muddy Buddies in a big white bowl.
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Red, White, and Blue Muddy Buddies

These red white and blue muddy are such a fun and tasty patriotic treat. They are crunchy, sweet, and so delicious in the perfect red, white, and blue colors - perfect for the Fourth of July, Memorial Day, or Labor Day.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time6 mins
Servings: 12
Calories: 357kcal


  • 6 cups chex cereal (divided)
  • 1 cup red candy melts
  • 1 cup blue candy melts
  • 1 cup white candy melts
  • 1 cup powdered sugar (divided)
  • 1 cup red, white, and blue m&ms


  • Separate the Chex cereal into three separate medium bowls, with 2 cups each.
  • Add the red candy melts to a small microwave safe bowl. Microwave at half power, in 30 second increments, stirring after each, until you can stir it smooth.
  • Add the cereal to a gallon sized ziplock bag and add 1/3 cup of the powdered sugar. Shake the bag to fully coat the cereal with the powdered sugar.
  • Pour it out onto a cookie sheet.
  • Repeat with the blue candy melts, then the white candy melts.
  • Add red white and blue candy and sprinkles, and stir it all together.


Calories: 357kcal | Carbohydrates: 63g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 3mg | Sodium: 214mg | Potassium: 114mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 39g | Vitamin A: 369IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 86mg | Iron: 10mg