Frosted Animal Cookie Chex Mix with Peanuts & Pretzels
The worst thing about desserts is waiting for them to bake or cool. But that's not the case with this sweet treat! This Frosted Animal Cookie Chex Mix with peanuts and pretzels come together so quickly, you won’t have to wait long. The neat thing about this frosted Chex mix is it transforms a breakfast staple into to-die-for dessert. You can also serve this as a sweet after-school snack or afternoon pick-me-up — kids love it!
Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
Melt butter in a glass bowl in the microwave. Add granulated sugar; continue to heat, in 10-second intervals, until sugar dissolves, stirring occasionally.
Toss in cereal until coated, then stir in powdered sugar; transfer to prepared baking sheet.
Melt almond bark in a glass measuring cup in the microwave, stirring occasionally, until smooth; drizzle over cereal mixture, then quickly top with sprinkles (before almond bark hardens).
Combine frosted Chex mix with cookies, pretzels, and peanuts.
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 14g 21%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Cholesterol 6mg 2%
Sodium 232mg 9%
Carbs 40g 13%
Fiber 1g 4%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.