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Protein Puppy Chow

The classic Puppy Chow recipe gets a healthy, high protein makeover that is also gluten free and naturally sweetened. It's quick, easy, and great for kids!

Course Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword gluten free snacks, high protein snack, kid friendly, protein puppy chow
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 8 Servings
Calories 272 kcal
Author Taylor


  • 3 Oz Semi-sweet chocolate
  • 1/4 Cup Natural Peanut Butter
  • 1/4 Cup Honey
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp Coconut oil
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 4 1/2 Cups Honey Nut Chex cereal
  • 2/3 Cup Vanilla protein powder


  1. In alarge, microwave safe bowl melt the chocolate, peanut butter, honey and coconut oil. To do this I use 50% power and microwave in 20 second intervals, stirring between each interval, until everything is smooth and melted.
  2. Stir the vanilla extract into the melted chocolate mixture, followed by the Chex cereal. Stir the cereal until each piece is well coated in chocolate.
  3. Place the protein powder into a large, zip-loc bag and then scoop the cereal into the bag. Seal the bag and shake around until the protein powder evenly coats the cereal.
  4. That's it! DEVOUR.