Muddy buddies, puppy chow, Chex mix, no matter what you call it, it's usually a delicious combination of sweet and savory that makes for the perfect snack. Since Halloween is right around the corner, I figured it was a great time to find some fun and yummy Halloween Muddy Buddies recipes to help celebrate the spooky holiday.
While all of these recipes are similar in theme, they all have a few different key ingredients making each recipe unique. You could also take one of these recipes and create your own by adding or changing a few of the add-ins.
8 Halloween Muddy Buddies and Puppy Chow Recipes
This recipe from A Pumpkin & A Princess is one of my favorites because of the candy skulls and edible eyeballs. I love the Halloween colors and it looks utterly delicious.
Ok, I was totally sold on the candy corn in this recipe from House of Nash Eats. I know a lot of people don't like candy corn but I love it so much! I'm also intrigued by the addition of the pretzels. Yum!
All of the Reese's are represented in this muddy buddies recipe from Mom on Timeout.
This recipe from Thrifty Jinxy goes beyond Halloween and would be good for Thanksgiving too. Whole Foods actually has some pumpkin spice candies just like M&M's that would be great in this recipe too.
This recipe from Simply Being Mommy uses Chocolate Chex cereal to change things up a bit.
Shugary Sweets came up with a really creative twist on muddy buddies with white chocolate covered pretzels.
This is another fall recipe instead of just limited to Halloween, but we all know everyone loves pumpkin spice. Sally's Baking Addiction uses Cinnamon Chex cereal and cinnamon to make this yummy looking treat.
This spooky Halloween Muddy Buddies are a fun Halloween Chex mix in classic and tuxedo variations.