This delicious Halloween treat is sure to be a hit at any costume party, and even makes a perfect pairing to sweeten up your fall hike. With orange, and brown and everything peanut butter and chocolate, these tasty Reese’s Muddy Buddies by Mom on Timeout will trick your taste buds into wanting more and more of this treat.



  • 1 12.8 oz Box Chocolate flavoured Chex Cereal (about 8 cups)

  • 1 cup Roasted, lightly salted peanuts

  • 2 cups Powdered sugar

  • 16 oz Baking chocolate

  • 1 cup Reese’s Peanut Butter Chips

  • 18 oz Bag Reese’s Minis

  • 1 cup Reese’s Pieces

  • 20 Reese’s Miniatures, halved

  • *Add more peanuts, peanut butter chips and Reese's as needed



  • Combine Chex cereal and peanuts in a very large bowl and set aside.

  • Divide powdered sugar into two large, gallon size ziploc bags and set aside.

  • Line a large baking sheet or surface with parchment paper.

  • Break up baking chocolate and sprinkle with peanut butter chips. Melt according to baking chocolates’ package instructions.

  • Drizzle the melted chocolate - peanut butter mixture over the top of the Chex and peanuts and toss gently to combine. Make sure it is well coated.

  • Gently fold in the Reese's Minis.

  • Transfer half of the chocolate-coated cereal mixture into one bag with powdered sugar and half into the remaining bag.

  • Close each bag tightly and gently shake until the mixture is fully coated. Repeat with remaining bag.

  • Spread the contents of both bags onto the parchment lined surface and let set up for 15 minutes.Sprinkle on the Reese's Pieces, Reese's Miniatures, and additional peanuts, peanut butter chips, and Reese's Pieces if desired.

  • Toss gently to combine.

  • Store in an airtight container for up to one week.


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