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5 from 5 votes

Lemon Crunch Buddies

Inspired by Chex party mix
Course: Appetizer/Snack
Author: Dan from Platter Talk


  • 7 cups square rice cereal such as chex mix, etc. We use Festival brand Rice Crunch Buddies.
  • 1 1/2 cups white chocolate baking bits or chips
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • Juice from 1/2 lemon
  • Zest from 1 lemon
  • 2 cups powdered sugar


  • In large mixing bowl add cereal pieces
  • In small sauté pan over medium heat, melt butter and chocolate together, stir in lemon juice and 1/2 of lemon zest, reserve remaining zest.
  • Pour chocolate and butter mixture over cereal, mix gently with rubber spatula.
  • Add powdered sugar and continue to gently mix until cereal is well covered.
  • Serve and garnish with remaining lemon zest.