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Reindeer Food for Kids, 12/23/2011

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For the kids to munch on, here's a recipe for Reindeer Food that is sweet and crunchy. You can get the children involved in preparing this snack too, since it's ridiculously easy to make. It goes very quickly once they get over the appearance – it looks rather like dry pet food!

12 cups Crispix cereal
1 bag (12 oz) semi-sweet chocolate or butterscotch chips
3/4 cup peanut butter
1 cup powdered sugar

In a very large pot over low heat, melt peanut butter and chocolate chips, stirring frequently.

Remove from heat and add cereal, stirring gently to coat well. Add the powdered sugar, a bit at a time, and continue stirring until mixture is completely combined.

Spread pieces on a cookie sheet or other clean, flat surface, separating them so they don't stick together. Allow to cool completely. Store in an airtight container until ready to serve. Makes about 12 1-cup servings.

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