Cake Batter Puppy Chow Recipe! (For Humans.)

Makes 6 cups

Give everyone’s favorite party classic a delightful cake batter twist. Perfect for a birthday party! And since it’s fun to make, you can get the birthday guests in on the action!


  • 12
    ounces white chocolate chips/bark
  • ½

    cup powdered sugar
  • 1 ½

    cups yellow cake mix
  • 2-3

    tbsp colored sprinkles
  • 6

    cups rice square cereal

    Gallon size Ziploc® brand bag


    • 1

      Combine cake mix and powdered sugar in a small bowl and set aside.

    • 2

      Spread parchment paper over a cookie sheet and set aside.

    • 3

      Measure out the 6 cups of cereal into a gallon size Ziploc® brand bag.

    • 4

      Melt chocolate in a large bowl. You can use a double boiler or your microwave at 50%. Stir every ten minutes until you reach a creamy consistency. You can also add butter to thin out the mixture. 

    • 5

      Drizzle the chocolate all over cereal and gently shake the cereal to coat each piece.

    • 6

      Once cereal is completely coated in white chocolate, quickly add the sprinkles and shake shake shake to combine.

    • 7

      Gradually pour the cake/sugar mixture on top and shake some more to coat each piece.

    • 8

      Spread puppy chow out on parchment paper and let cool.

    • 9

      Serve in a large bowl…or store in the same gallon size Ziploc® brand bag (to eat up later).