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Bunny Bait - the perfect easy sweet and salty snack to munch on at spring or Easter parties. Best of all, this simple mix is fun to make with Rice Chex cereal, cashews, peanut butter, pretzels and Easter M&M's.

Bunny Bait

Bunny Bait – the perfect easy sweet and salty snack to munch on for spring or Easter parties. Best of all, this simple mix is fun to make with Rice Chex cereal, peanut butter, pretzels, festive Easter egg candies and confetti sprinkles.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American, Holiday
Keyword easter desserts for kids, Easter recipes, muddy buddies
Prep Time 8 minutes
Total Time 8 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 376 kcal

Ingredients

  • 5 1/2 cups Rice Chex cereal
  • 1 cup pretzel sticks gluten free if necessary
  • 1/2 cup pretzel twists gluten free if necessary
  • 2/3 cups natural peanut butter almond butter, cashew butter or sunflower butter would work as well
  • 3 Tablespoons coconut oil or butter
  • 1 1/4 - 2 cups powdered sugar use organic or low carb sweetener as needed
  • 3/4 cup mini Easter egg candies (leave out if desired)
  • 1/4 cup pastel sprinkles (leave out if desired)

Instructions

  1. In a medium bowl microwaveable bowl, combine peanut butter and coconut oil. Microwave in 20 second increments until melted; stir until smooth.
  2. Add cereal, both pretzels into a large gallon sized resealable bag. Pour peanut butter mixture over. Seal bag tightly. Gently shake while pressing peanut butter mixture into cereal, until coated well.


  3. Add powdered sugar, seal bag again and shake until coated evenly.

    Pour snack mix into serving bowls, and add chocolate Easter egg candies and sprinkles, if desired.

Nutrition Facts
Bunny Bait
Amount Per Serving (1 serving)
Calories 376 Calories from Fat 153
% Daily Value*
Fat 17g26%
Saturated Fat 7g35%
Sodium 463mg19%
Potassium 306mg9%
Carbohydrates 51g17%
Fiber 6g24%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 10g20%
Vitamin A 455IU9%
Vitamin C 5.4mg7%
Calcium 101mg10%
Iron 14mg78%
* Nutrition facts are provided as a courtesy using the WPRM recipe calculator. It is best to make your own calculations to ensure accuracy. We expressly disclaim any and all liability of any kind with respect to any act or omission wholly or in part in reliance on anything contained in this website. Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.