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Halloween Puppy Chow Recipe

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This Halloween Puppy Chow Recipe is perfect for Halloween parties and is a fun Halloween snack mix. If you’re looking for an alternative to Halloween candy, why not make up this simple muddy buddy recipe? Check out my other easy puppy chow recipes as well!

This simple snack mix adds a bit of spooky tasty fun to the Halloween season! It’s so fast and easy to make!

As long as you stir to coat, this recipe couldn’t be any easier. It’s one of the best ways to make a fast dessert. I have other Spooky Halloween Recipes you’ll love!

Halloween Puppy Chow Recipe

Make certain that you have a microwave-safe bowl that’s a large bowl so that you can get all the ingredients stirred together and coated! Don’t forget to add in the googly eyes!

My boys love anytime that I make puppy chow but they really love this simple puppy chow recipe because of the spooky and tasty eyes. They’ll always love this recipe no matter how old they get!

How do you store puppy chow?

You want to keep the Chex cereal as fresh as possible. This means that you need to store it in an airtight container. You don’t have to store it in the fridge either.

Specialty Ingredients:

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Reminder, not all ingredients in the snack mix with candy eyes recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for

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Make it a Meal:

Ready to give meal planning a try? Now is the perfect time! You can easily plan out the meals for the week in just a few fast minutes! I love meal planning because it takes away all the stress.

Main Dish: Slow Cooker Pork Tacos

Vegetable Side: Frozen Asparagus

Starch Side: Sweet Potato Recipes

Refreshing Drink: Cotton Candy Mocktail

Best Puppy Chow Recipes:

Once you make this Halloween puppy chow without peanut butter, you’re going to have to make the following recipes as well! You can never have too many recipes when it comes to making puppy chow! These are some of my favorites.

Easy Lemon Puppy Chow Recipe is one of my favorite flavors and taste!

You’re going to love the flavor of this Simple Strawberry Puppy Chow Recipe!

You’re going to love the flavor of this Chunky Monkey Snack Mix.

This Easter Snack Mix is wonderful to make and eat!

This Mardi Gras Snack Mix is always at the top of my list!

Don’t miss out on this Easy Strawberry Cheesecake Puppy Chow!

My kids go crazy for this Crazy Good Smores Puppy Chow Recipe any time of the year!

What other ingredients can you add to this puppy chow recipe?

I like to change things up a bit sometimes and I’ve added in white chocolate chips and even some candy corn as well. Have fun with the mix-ins, you can easily change up the recipe any way that you want!

More Halloween Recipes:

Halloween Puppy Chow Recipe

Halloween Puppy Chow Recipe

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes

This Halloween Puppy Chow Recipe is a fast and simple snack mix recipe for everyone to love.


  • 4 cups of chex cereal
  • 1 pack of green candy melts
  • 1 cup of powdered sugar
  • Candy Eyes


Add 1/2 cup of the powdered sugar into a sealable bag.

Pour the Chex cereal into a bowl. Set to the side.

In a different bow melt the candy melts according the directions on the bag.

Once melted, pour over the cereal. Stir to coat.

Pour in the rest of powdered sugar and shake to coat.

Once coated, dump out onto a baking sheet. Pour in the candy eyes.

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