Reindeer Munchies

This is a sweet and easy recipe the kids can help make.
Santa and Rudolph will gobble it up.

Prep: 25 min Microwave: 1 min Chill: 20 min

Snack Mix Ingredients:

5 cups sweetened corn & oat honeycomb-shaped cereal or cereal squares
2 cups thin pretzel sticks, broken in half
1/2 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1 (11.5-ounce) package (1 1/2 cups) real milk chocolate chips
1 cup powdered sugar
1 cup red and green candy-coated milk chocolate candies

Storage Ingredients:

2 (1-gallon size) resealable plastic food bags

Combine cereal and pretzels in 4-quart bowl; set aside.

Place butter, peanut butter and chocolate chips in medium
microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on HIGH for 45 seconds; stir.
Continue microwaving until butter and chocolate are melted
(15 to 45 seconds). Stir until smooth.

Immediately pour chocolate mixture over cereal in bowl; stir
until well coated. Spread mixture evenly into single layer
on two waxed paper-lined baking sheets. Refrigerate 20 minutes
to set.

Break into bite-sized pieces; place half of mixture in each
plastic food bag. Pour 1/2 cup powdered sugar into each bag;
seal bags. Shake bags until mixture is well coated. Place
1/2 cup candies in each bag. Seal bags; gently shake bags to
distribute candies. Store mixture in sealed bags or airtight
container in refrigerator up to 4 weeks.

TIP: Add more powdered sugar after storage, if needed.

TIP: For longer storage, freeze in airtight container or
resealable plastic freezer bags up to 2 months.

High Altitude: No adjustment needed.

Makes 10 cups

Nutritional Info per 1/2 cup: Calories 310, Fat 16 g,
Cholesterol 20 mg, Sodium 340 mg, Carbohydrates 39 g,
Dietary Fiber 2 g, Protein 6 g

This recipe courtesy of Back of the Box Recipes. Home Page

This recipe created by Land O'Lakes.