Hot Cocoa Muddy Buddies

Hot Cocoa Muddy Buddies
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You've never seen cereal quite like this before. This easy holiday snack coats cereal in milk chocolate and tosses it with sugar and hot cocoa mix. Recipe courtesy of Ready Set Eat
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Total time: 30 minutes
  • 4 cup crispy corn or rice cereal squares
  • 1 cup milk chocolate morsels
  • 1 teaspoon vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 3 envelopes (1.38 oz each) swiss missĀ® marshmallow milk chocolate hot cocoa mix
  • 1/2 cup miniature marshmallows, optional
  1. Place cereal in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Place chocolate chips and oil in small microwave safe bowl.
  3. Microwave in 20 second intervals, stirring between each, until melted and smooth.
  4. Pour chocolate over cereal and gently stir with a spatula, until each pieces is coated.
  5. Add powdered sugar and hot cocoa mix into a large ziploc bag.
  6. Add cereal to bag, close tight and toss until each pieces is coated.
  7. Place cereal on a large baking sheet and let dry.
  8. Once dry, toss with mini marshmallows, if desired.