Puppy Chow Trail Mix

Yummy puppy chow and trail mix ingredients all mixed together. Great for an after-school snack or to put out at a party. Everyone will enjoy.

Original recipe makes 30 servings


Puppy Chow:
2 cups milk chocolate chips, or more to taste
1 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup butter
1 (17.5 ounce) package crispy rice cereal squares (such as Rice Chex ®)
1 tablespoon confectioners’ sugar, or to taste
Trail Mix:
1 (12 ounce) can salted peanuts
1 (10.5 ounce) package miniature marshmallows
1 (3 ounce) package sunflower seeds
1 (1.69 ounce) package candy-coated milk chocolate pieces (such as M&M’s®)
1 (1.5 ounce) box raisins

  • PREP

    15 mins

  • COOK

    5 mins


    50 mins


  1. Cook and stir chocolate chips, peanut butter, and butter together in a pot over low heat until melted, about 5 minutes. Place cereal squares in a bowl and pour chocolate mixture over cereal and stir until evenly coated. Add confectioners’ sugar to coated cereal and stir to coat. Allow puppy chow to cool.
  2. Mix puppy chow, peanuts, marshmallows, sunflower seeds, chocolate pieces, and raisins together in a large bowl.


Calories: 265 kcal
Carbohydrates: 34.1 g
Cholesterol: 8 mg
Fat: 13.3 g
Fiber: 1.7 g
Protein: 4.6 g
Sodium: 226 mg