Chai Tea Muddy Buddies | Nutrition Nuptials | Mandy Enright MS RDN RYT

Chai Tea Muddy Buddies

Simple holiday favorite treat for kids and elves of all ages!

Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword Chai Tea Muddy Buddies, muddy buddies, puppy chow, reindeer poop
Servings 8 servings


  • 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar recommended: Swerve Confectioners Sugar
  • 2 tablespoons Chai Tea Mix recommended: Wildtree Chai Tea Mix
  • 2 1/2 cups rice cereal squares


  1. Place chocolate chips in a glass bowl. Microwave on high 2 minutes until chips are softened. Remove from microwave and stir until smooth.

  2. Whisk together powdered sugar and Chai Tea Mix until well combined.

  3. Toss rice cereal squares with the chocolate to coat. Toss again with the powdered sugar.

  4. Spread out squares in a single layer on a sheet pan to cool at room temperature. Store in an airtight container.

Recipe Notes

Order Wildtree Chai Tea Mix or swap with any powdered chai tea mix. 

Swerve Sweeteners are available in most grocery stores and Amazon

Place in decorative metal tins, cardboard take-out boxes, or mason jars to give as gifts. 

Recipe adapted from Wildtree