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Cake Batter Muddy Buddies

Cake Batter Muddy Buddies

Cake Batter Muddy Buddies are fun to make with the kids and even easier to eat! It's Rice or Corn Chex covered in almond bark and tossed in powdered sugar, sprinkles, and cake mix.

Course Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Yield 16 servings


  • 5 cups Rice or Corn Chex cereal
  • 10 ounces vanilla flavored Almond Bark or vanilla candy coating (like CandiQuik found at Walmart and Target)
  • 3/4 cup yellow cake mix
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • colored sprinkles


  1. Pour 5 cups of Chex Cereal into a large bowl.
  2. Melt Almond Bark according to the package directions.

  3. Pour Almond Bark over cereal, stirring and folding until the cereal is completely covered. Generously shake sprinkles over mixture and fold them in as well. so they stick to the Almond Bark.
  4. In a large bag or covered container such as Tupperware, put cake mix and powdered sugar and shake to mix evenly.
  5. Pour the Almond Bark covered cereal into the large bag or container containing cake mix and powdered sugar. Seal the bag or container and shake until all the cereal is coated with the powdered mixture.
  6. Discard excess powder and enjoy!

Recipe Notes


Almond bark or vanilla candy coating is usually carried in most grocery store around the holidays. If it's not the holidays you can find it at Walmart or Target in the baking section. Michaels also carries it.
Yes! In fact, if you double this recipe is happens to be exactly one box of Chex cereal.