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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
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 8 Servings
Calories 272kcal
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


  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • That's it! DEVOUR.


Calories: 272kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 8.3g | Fat: 10.6g | Saturated Fat: 5.1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1.2g | Cholesterol: 13.8mg | Sodium: 202mg | Potassium: 111mg | Fiber: 2.8g | Sugar: 22.4g | Vitamin A: 375IU | Vitamin C: 6.3mg | Calcium: 369mg | Iron: 7.2mg