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Mardi Gras Snack recipes

Mardi Gras Snack Mix


  • 4 cups Chocolate Rice Chex
  • 5 cups Muddy Buddies recipe below
  • 1/2 cup purple and green M&M’s
  • 16 Pretzel squares
  • 8 Wilton purple chocolate melts
  • 8 Wilton lime green chocolate melts
  • Chocolate sunflower seeds — purple green, and yellow


  1. Line a baking sheet with waxed paper. Set aside.
  2. Place 8 pretzel squares on a microwave safe plate and microwave for 20 seconds to warm the pretzels.
  3. Place the 8 purple melts in the middle of each warm pretzel and microwave for an additional 20-30 seconds until the chocolate melt is soft.
  4. Let cool on the baking sheet for at least 5 minutes.
  5. Repeat steps 2-4 using the green chocolate melts.
  6. In a large mixing bowl, add the chocolate Chex cereal, (muddy buddies recipe below), and purple and green pretzels. Toss to mix.
  7. Sprinkle the M&M’s and sunflower seeds on top.
  8. Enjoy!