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Cookie Butter Muddy Buddies

Take your snack game to the next level with our Cookie Butter Muddy Buddies recipe. This recipe is a tantalizing mix of crunchy Chex cereal, creamy cookie butter, and a delightful dusting of powdered sugar. Perfect for any occasion, these Muddy Buddies are not just a treat, but an experience of taste and texture that will surely have everyone coming back for more.

Cookie Butter Muddy Buddies recipe

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Imagine a delectable twist that adds a burst of irresistible flavor to this classic sweet and crunchy snack.

Allow me to introduce you to the surprising secret ingredient that will revolutionize your Muddy Buddies: cookie butter.

Yes, you heard it right – that creamy, melt-in-your-mouth spread that’s wildly popular on its own can now be the star of your next batch of Muddy Buddies.

In this article, we’ll dive into the magical world of cookie butter and explore how it unlocks a whole new realm of deliciousness.

So, grab your apron and get ready to elevate your snack game like never before!

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As you present your revamped Muddy Buddies, be prepared for the oohs and aahs that will surely follow.

The powdered sugar creates an enticing visual contrast against the cookie butter mixture.

Its fine dusting gives the snack an elegant touch, making it look almost too good to eat.

Not only will your Muddy Buddies be a feast for the eyes, but they will also be a delight to the taste buds.

Incorporating cookie butter into your Muddy Buddies recipe is the secret ingredient that takes this classic snack to new heights.

By embracing the surprising combination of cookie butter, Nutella, peanut butter chips, Cinnamon Chex cereal, and powdered sugar, you unleash a whole new level of flavor and indulgence.

The result is a treat that will have everyone begging for more.

So, don’t hesitate to try this unconventional twist and elevate your snack game.

As you take that first crunchy and irresistible bite, remember that sometimes the best recipes are born from unexpected combinations.

Let your taste buds guide you on a journey of delicious discovery.

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As we discussed earlier, cookie butter is the secret ingredient that will take your Muddy Buddies recipe to new heights of deliciousness.

But what if I told you there’s a way to make this already amazing combination even better?

Prepare yourself for a taste sensation like no other as we explore the perfect harmony of combining cookie butter with Nutella.

These two beloved spreads come together to create a flavor explosion that will leave your taste buds dancing with delight.

The creamy, nutty taste of cookie butter complements the rich, chocolatey goodness of Nutella in a way that is truly heavenly.

The combination of these two powerhouses takes your Muddy Buddies from being simply irresistible to absolutely unforgettable.

To achieve this perfect harmony, start by melting the cookie butter and Nutella together, forming a velvety smooth base for your Muddy Buddies.

This mixture not only provides a luscious coating for the cereal and other ingredients but also infuses every bite with a decadent blend of flavors.

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🔑 Key to Success #2 – Peanut Butter Chips to Elevate the Flavor

This delectable combination sets the stage perfectly for the next twist we have in store to elevate the flavor even further: adding peanut butter chips.

When it comes to indulgent treats, there’s nothing quite like the marriage of cookie butter, hazelnut, cocoa, and peanut butter.

The rich, creamy taste of peanut butter adds a depth of flavor that takes the already delicious Muddy Buddies to a whole new level.

To incorporate the irresistible taste of peanut butter into your Muddy Buddies recipe, all you need is a generous handful of peanut butter chips.

As you melt the ingredients together, the peanut butter infuses its savory goodness throughout, creating a harmonious balance of sweet and salty flavors that will have you reaching for seconds (or thirds).

The addition of peanut butter chips not only elevates the taste, but it also enhances the texture of your Muddy Buddies.

The smoothness of the peanut butter chips blends seamlessly with the crunchy cereal, creating a mouthwatering combination of creamy and crispy that is simply irresistible.

Each bite becomes a delightful symphony of textures, leaving you wanting more.

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🔑 Key to Success #3 – Create the Perfect Crunch with Cinnamon Chex Cereal

To achieve the perfect crunch, look no further than Cinnamon Chex cereal.

The addition of this flavorful ingredient brings a whole new dimension to your Muddy Buddies.

The cinnamon coating on the Chex cereal adds a warm and aromatic touch that perfectly complements the sweetness of the cookie butter, Nutella, and peanut butter.

When combined with the smoothness of the peanut butter, the crunchy texture of the Chex cereal takes center stage.

Each bite bursts with a satisfying snap, making your taste buds dance with joy.

The cinnamon flavor enhances the overall experience, providing a subtle spice that adds depth to the already rich and decadent flavors.

As you fold the Chex cereal into the mix, you’ll notice how it adds a delightful complexity to the texture.

The crispness of the cereal creates a satisfying contrast to the silky smoothness of the cookie butter coating.

It’s a perfect balance that will keep you coming back for more.

Cookie Butter Muddy Buddies recipe

🔑 Key to Success #4 – Coat it All With Powdered Sugar for the Finishing Touch

As you gently stir the Chex cereal into the mix, you’ll notice how it adds a delightful complexity to the texture.

The crispness of the cereal creates a satisfying contrast to the silky smoothness of the chocolate and peanut butter coating.

It’s a perfect balance that will keep you coming back for more.

The combination of the cookie butter mixture and the crunchy goodness of Cinnamon Chex cereal creates a Muddy Buddy sensation that will leave you in awe.

The flavors blend harmoniously, and the textures play off each other in a symphony of delight.

But we’re not done yet.

The next step will bring it all together in the most visually appealing way, adding the finishing touch to your masterpiece of flavor and texture.

Coating it all with powdered sugar will give your Muddy Buddies that irresistible final touch.

The snow-white powder delicately clings to the surface of each piece, creating a beautiful contrast against the rich hazelnut, cocoa, peanut butter, and golden cookie butter.

The touch of sweetness it adds is the perfect complement to the savory notes of the peanut butter and the warmth of the cinnamon.

Not only does the powdered sugar enhance the visual appeal of your Muddy Buddies, but it also brings another layer of texture to the mix.

As you take a bite, the powdery coating dissolves on your tongue, leaving a faint sweetness that lingers. It creates a pleasant mouthfeel that adds to the overall enjoyment of each bite.

So, as you reach the final step of your Muddy Buddies recipe, don’t underestimate the power of powdered sugar.

Embrace this secret ingredient and take your Muddy Buddies to new heights.

The combination of flavors, textures, and the visual appeal will make these treats stand out at any gathering.

Get ready to impress your friends and family with this simple yet extraordinary twist on a classic snack.

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Cookie Butter Muddy Buddies

Yield: 12
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes

Cookie Butter Muddy Buddies are an irresistible snack that combines the sweet and creamy taste of cookie butter with the crunchy texture of Chex cereal. Easy to make and perfect for any occasion, this treat will satisfy any sweet tooth craving.


  • 14 oz jar Biscoff Cookie Butter
  • 13 oz jar Nutella hazelnut spread with cocoa
  • 1 cup peanut butter chips
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 family-sized box (19 oz) Cinnamon Chex cereal
  • 2 cups powdered sugar


  1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, combine cookie butter, Nutella, and peanut butter chips. Microwave on HIGH power for 1 minute then stir well. Continue heating in 30-second increments until the mixture is smooth. Stir in vanilla.
  2. Pour the Chex cereal into the cookie butter mixture and stir gently until all the cereal is coated. (Try to avoid pouring the cereal crumbs into the bowl.)
  3. Divide the mixture evenly between two 1-gallon zip-top baggies. Add 1 cup powdered sugar to each bag then seal well and shake until the sugar fully coats the cereal.
  4. Spread the mixture out onto a sheet of waxed paper. Allow to cool completely.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 12 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 233Total Fat: 29gSaturated Fat: 12gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 16gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 141mgCarbohydrates: 63gFiber: 3gSugar: 47gProtein: 6g

Nutrition Information Provided For Educational and Informational Purposes Only.

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