Halloween Inspired Muddy Buddies Gift

Everyone loves muddy buddies right?! And what about Halloween-pretty popular? So what happens when you make Halloween inspired muddy buddies? It’s good stuff! We made a few different Halloween inspired muddy buddies recipes and then packaged them up all cute and ready to give to friends and we LOVE how they turned out! (And might have gained 5 pounds each while testing them out.) Here’s our Halloween Inspired Muddy Buddies Gift Idea:

Halloween Inspired Muddy Buddy Gift Jars

We’ve got three kinds and three cute tags/themes to go with each one! And they are all SO yummy and SO cute!

Here’s our Caramel Muddy Buddies with a cute Jack-o-Lantern twist:

Halloween Muddy Buddies Gift

And here’s a fun monster version. It’s mint Muddy Buddies with Frankenstein on the tag:

Monster Muddy Buddies

And today on The Crafting Chicks we’ve got a Coconut Muddy Buddies recipe with a cute Skeleton Tag:

Skeleton Muddy Buddies Gift

You’ll have to head over there to get this one and believe me, you’ll want to! They’re AMAZING!

So, let’s make these!


Caramel Jack-o-Lantern Muddy Buddies:


  • 9 C Rice Chex
  • 1 C Chocolate Chips
  • 1/2 C Caramel Sauce
  • 2 1/2-3 C Powdered Sugar
  • Candy Corn and Candy Pumpkins
  • Fall Colored Sixlets


Pour Rice Chex in a large bowl.

In a smaller bowl add your chocolate chips and melt in microwave (stirring occasionally to prevent burning).

Pour over your Rice Chex and stir until totally coated. Add your caramel sauce and stir again until it is also coating the cereal. Add powdered sugar and stir (or put a lid on the bowl and shake) until all the cereal is evenly covered.

Add candy corn, pumpkins and Sixlets.

Caramel Muddy Buddies

Mmmmm! This stuff comes out so chewy and nice! It’s especially good after it has some time to sit.

And here’s a cute label for you to add. Either right click and save and print from your computer or here’s a PDF with a couple of them ready for you to print:

Jack-o-Lantern Muddy Buddies Tags

Halloween is Sweet Tag


Mint Monster Muddy Buddies:


  • 9 C Rice Chex
  • 1 1/2 C White Chocolate Chips
  • 1/2 tsp Peppermint Extract
  • 1 1/2 C Powdered Sugar
  • Green Sixlets
  • Andes Mints
  • Edible eyeballs


Pour your Chex in a large bowl.

In a smaller bowl add your white chocolate and melt in microwave stopping to stir frequently.

Pour over cereal and mix till evenly coated.

Pour Peppermint Extract over the mixture.

Add powdered sugar and mix till covered again.

Chop Andes Mints into small pieces and add to mix. Add Sixlets and eyeballs and enjoy!

Mint Monster Muddy Buddies

And here’s your tag for this one with a PDF with two on it (or right click and save to your computer):

Monster Muddy Buddies Tag


Eat up! Someone else has got to add 5 pounds with us!

Muddy Buddies Recipes


  1. Cookie17 says

    Hey Ladies,I’m not much on Halloween but your things are great don’t have any small kid’s & grandkid’s are in Collage & High School.But I fiqured as good as your Halloween thing’s are I can’t wait for Christmas & Thanksgiving ..So thanks’ Let Holiday’s begi
    n,,woot,woot Cookie

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