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Mint Chocolate Football Puppy Chow

Kick off Sunday football with mint and chocolate Puppy Chow. Score one for the team and add mini caramel milk chocolate candy pieces and mint chocolate candy coated pieces. Make this for the next game day party.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

For the Mint Chocolate

  • 4 + 1/2 cups rice cereal
  • 1 + 1/2 cups green chocolate wafers
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 teaspoons pure mint extract
  • 2 cups powdered confectioners' sugar
  • 1 bag Orville Redenbacher Movie Theater Butter Popcorn , regular size bag

For the Chocolate

  • 4 + 1/2 cups rice cereal
  • 1 + 1/2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 2 cups powdered confectioners' sugar
  • 1 bag Orville Redenbacher Movie Theater Butter Popcorn , regular size bag

Mix-Ins

  • 7 ounces mini caramel milk chocolate candy pieces
  • 1 cup mint chocolate coated candy pieces

For the Football Almonds

  • 15 Nuts
  • 1/4 cup powdered (confectioners' sugar)
  • 2 - 2 1/2 teaspoons water

Instructions

  • Follow the directions to pop the two Orville Redenbacher Movie Theater Butter Popcorn (regular size) bags in the microwave. Remove any un-popped kernels; set aside.

To make the Mint Green Puppy Chow

  • In a microwave safe dish, microwave green wafers for 5 minutes on powder level 4. Stir to completely dissolve. Stir in butter, mint extract and peanut butter.
  • In a large bowl, combine 1 bag popcorn and 4 + 1/2 cups rice cereal. Pour in melted green chocolate. Fold chocolate into mixture until mixed well. Add in powdered sugar and stir to coat mixture well. Set bowl aside.

To make the Chocolate Puppy Chow

  • In a microwave safe dish, microwave semi sweet chocolate chips for 5 minutes on powder level 4. Stir to completely dissolve. Stir in butter and peanut butter.
  • In a large bowl, combine 1 bag of popcorn and 4 + 1/2 cups rice cereal. Pour in melted chocolate. Fold chocolate into mixture until mixed well. Add in cocoa powder and powdered sugar then stir to coat mixture well. Set bowl aside.

To assemble

  • Mix both bowls of puppy chow together. Stir in 7 ounces mini caramel milk chocolate candy pieces and 1 cup mint chocolate coated candy pieces.

For the Football Almonds

  • Mix confectioners' sugar and water in a small bowl. Stir to combine. Place into pipping bag with the smallest round tip available. Draw football lines on almonds. Add to puppy chow bowl.
  • Pour mixture into a serving bowl and serve.