Reindeer Food (edible)

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

A must-have holiday treat at our house!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (10 ounce) package miniature pretzel twists
  • 5 cups Cheerios toasted oat cereal
  • 5 cups Corn Chex
  • 2 cups salted peanuts
  • 1 lb M&M's plain chocolate candy (preferably Holiday M&Ms)
  • 2 (12 ounce) packages white chocolate chips
  • 3 tablespoons oil


  1. In a large bowl, combine the first 5 ingredients.
  2. Set aside.
  3. In a microwave-safe bowl, heat the chocolate chips and oil for 2 minutes, stirring after one minute.
  4. Continue to microwave, 10 seconds at a time, until smooth, stirring as you go.
  5. Do not overcook!
  6. Pour over the cereal mixture and mix well.
  7. Spread onto wax paper and allow to cool.
  8. Break apart and store in an airtight container.
Most Helpful

Yummy! As a treat for the grown ups or for the kids, it's a hit! A great munchie for parties or the family.

a.swordpeterson December 29, 2005

I am not a white chocolate fan, but I loved this, wonderful to hand out as gifts and easy. The salty pretzels and sweet m&ms make this great. Too tempting to keep in the house, though.

ebdoucet December 23, 2005

Just made up a batch of this and it is great and soooooo easy!!

Pauleta Hicks December 21, 2003