Valentine's Day Treat: Delicious Puppy Chow
By: Pinki Sat, 10 Feb 2024 2:53:05
Valentine's Day is a time to show love, and what better way to do that than with a sweet homemade treat? Our recipe for Delicious Puppy Chow is perfect for celebrating this special day. Made with just a few simple ingredients, this irresistible snack is sure to be a hit with everyone. Whether you're sharing it with your sweetheart or enjoying it on your own, this Puppy Chow is sure to make your Valentine's Day extra special.
6 cups of crispy rice cereal (like Rice Chex)
1 cup of semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup of creamy peanut butter
1/4 cup of unsalted butter
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups of powdered sugar
Valentine's Day themed sprinkles (optional)
- Pour the crispy rice cereal into a large mixing bowl and set aside.
- In a microwave-safe bowl, combine the chocolate chips, peanut butter, and unsalted butter. Microwave in 30-second intervals, stirring in between, until the mixture is melted and smooth.
- Stir in the vanilla extract until well combined.
- Pour the chocolate mixture over the crispy rice cereal and gently stir until all of the cereal is evenly coated.
- Transfer the chocolate-coated cereal into a large resealable plastic bag.
- Add the powdered sugar to the bag, seal it tightly, and shake until all of the cereal is coated in powdered sugar.
- Spread the Puppy Chow out onto a baking sheet to cool completely.
- Once cooled, transfer the Puppy Chow to a serving bowl and sprinkle with Valentine's Day themed sprinkles if desired.
- Serve and enjoy this sweet and crunchy treat with your loved ones!
For a festive touch, you can add Valentine's Day themed sprinkles or candy hearts to the Puppy Chow before serving.
Store any leftovers in an airtight container at room temperature for up to a week.