Valentine Chex Mix

February 12, 2014

Have you made all of your Valentine’s Day treat plans for Friday?  We have a simple Valentine’s Day Chex Mix recipe that you will love!  Not only is it simple to make but it’s a a sweet version Chex Mix instead of salty and what kids wouldn’t go for that?

I have made this recipe several times over the last few years and I’m always surprised how fast my boys snarf it down, it’s one of those treats you much away at without even realizing.

How to make Valentine’s Day Chex Mix

Ingredients you need

  • 4 1/2 Cup Rice Chex Cereal
  • 1/2 Cup Vanilla CandiQuik
  • 1/2 Cup Peanut Butter
  • 2 Tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 Cup Powdered Sugar
  • 1/2 Cup Sprinkles
  • 1/2 Cup M&M’s


Melt the peanut butter, CandiQuik and butter int he microwave for 1 and 1/2 minutes, stirring every thirty seconds until melted

Mix the peanut butter mixture in with your cereal and stir until well coatedMix half of the cereal with the powdered sugar until it is well coated

Mix the second half of the cereal with the M&M’s and sprinkles

Spread both mixtures out on wax paper until it is dry (about 15 minutes)

Mix everything together in one large bowl.  Enjoy your Valentine Chex Mix!

Add the Valentine Chex Mix into little bags and add a cute Valentine tag to make this either a fun snack or gift idea!

This would be an excellent teachers Valentine’s Day gift if you’re looking for an idea!  It’s simple and inexpensive but delicious and looks cute!

Be sure to check out our Pinterest Valentine’s Day Board for more ideas!



  • maria

    Delicious thing! I like to eat these things.

  • Muhammad Atif

    These are wonderful gifts for valentine day.

  • Waseem

    Best treat….This idea make perfect gift for valentine day…I really like it.
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  • megan

    awesome!! I will be trying this

  • Michelle Paige

    I featured your post today!

  • Lauren

    Thanks again for linking up…. I featured you today on my FAVE5 on Friday! 🙂 Feel free to grab a featured button! 🙂

  • It's Overflowing

    Love it! Thanks so much for linking up!! Just a reminder to register for my giveaway…

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  • Lindy

    Very cute treats! I hope you will link this up to I Heart Projects Linky Party.

  • Trish - Mom On Timeout

    So cute and fun too! Perfect for Valentine's Day Chrissy 🙂 Thanks so much for sharing at Taking A Timeout Thursday! Hope to see you again this week!

  • Bonnie and Trish

    Love it! My kiddos would die for this!! How cute! Would LOVE for you to link up to our Uncommonly Yours Link party!!

  • Sue

    yummy, I love how chex mix looks! I have yet to make it, but I will one day!


    wonderfull job¡¡ , very nice¡¡¡¡¡

  • Jennifer

    Such a cute idea for taking to my daughter's school……only problem is no peanut butter allowed, she has an allergic classmate. Any suggestions on what can be used instead of peanut butter? Would love to do something like this instead of candy!

  • Melanie

    Great idea! Glad to have you at Things I've Done Thursday!

  • Lindsi B

    yummy in my tummy (as my 3 year old would say). I love this post! I found you on Tip Junkie! I would like to invite you to share this post with our readers for Fun Stuff Fridays.

  • Mindie Hilton

    Yummy :)Thanks for linking up at Bacon Time. Good luck!

  • buggalcrafts

    this is too cute! must go to kitchen, must make . . .

  • ~Randee

    I am SOOOOOO making this for the kids!! TOMORROW!!!! 😉 Maybe it will turn out to be something that they will actually eat!!! 😉

  • Michelle Paige

    This is a fun valentine treat. Thanks for linking up to my Valentine Link Party! I love your ideas!

  • Brittany

    Looks so yummy and the packaging is adorable!

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