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Muddy Buddies® Snickerdoodle Snowballs

A holiday essential--super-easy snowballs--just microwave, shape into balls, and they're ready!

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  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 16
 

Ingredients

1
bag (10.5 oz) miniature marshmallows
3
tablespoons butter, cut into pieces, softened
4
cups popped popcorn
4
cups Chex Mix® Muddy Buddies® Snickerdoodle snack mix, crushed
Vegetable oil
1
bar (4 oz) white chocolate baking square
2
teaspoons shortening
Coarse sugar, if desired

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Steps

  • 1 Line cookie sheet with waxed paper. In large microwavable bowl, microwave marshmallows and butter uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted.
  • 2 Stir in popcorn and snack mix. Grease hands with vegetable oil. For each snowball, shape 1/3 cup mixture into ball. Place balls on cookie sheet to set.
  • 3 In small microwavable bowl, microwave white chocolate and shortening uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted. Drizzle over top one-third of each ball to look like snow. Sprinkle with coarse sugar.
  • 1 Line cookie sheet with waxed paper. In large microwavable bowl, microwave marshmallows and butter uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted.
  • 2 Stir in popcorn and snack mix. Grease hands with vegetable oil. For each snowball, shape 1/3 cup mixture into ball. Place balls on cookie sheet to set.
  • 3 In small microwavable bowl, microwave white chocolate and shortening uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted. Drizzle over top one-third of each ball to look like snow. Sprinkle with coarse sugar.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

If desired, sprinkle 1/2 teaspoon shredded coconut instead of coarse sugar on top of each snowball.

Store loosely covered.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Snowballs
Calories
220
(
Calories from Fat
70),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
5g,
5%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
5mg
5%;
Sodium
85mg
85%;
Total Carbohydrate
36g
36%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
24g
24%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.