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Pumpkin Spice Puppy Chow

  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 6 minutes
  • Servings: 12
  • Course: Dessert

Calling all pumpkin spice lovers! This quick and easy recipe for Pumpkin Spice Puppy Chow will be a real crowd pleaser this Fall. Use Wax Paper Sandwich Bags to create individual portions, perfect for sharing with neighbors, selling at a bake sale or using as a party goodie bag.

Reynolds Kitchens® Tips

Reynolds Kitchens Tip

- Use a foil lined sheet pan, for even distribution of pumpkin spice puppy chow ingredients, less breakage of ingredients, and easy cleanup.

- Use an Oven Bag when coating the cereal with powdered sugar.

- Wax Paper Bags are the perfect size for individual portions.


  • 8 cups toasted rice cereal
  • 1 1/2 cups roasted and salted pumpkin seeds
  • 1 cup white chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup sunflower butter (or peanut butter)
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3 tsp pumpkin pie spice divided (see ingredients list below to make your own)
  • 2 tsp cinnamon divided
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 cups mellowcreme pumpkins

Make Your Own Pumpkin Pie Spice

  • 3 1/2 Tsp cinnamon powder
  • 2 tsp ground ginger
  • 1 tsp allspice
  • 1/2 tsp ground clove


Step 1

POUR cereal and pumpkin seeds onto a foil lined sheet pan.

Step 2

MIX powdered sugar, 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice, and 1 tsp cinnamon in a medium bowl and set aside.

Step 3

MELT the white chocolate chips, butter, sunflower butter using a double boiler or microwave (working in 20 second increments). When completely smooth add in the vanilla, 2 tsp pumpkin pie spice, and 1 tsp cinnamon. Stir until combined.

Step 4

DRIZZLE the white chocolate mixture over the cereal and pumpkin seeds. Toss gently using a wooden spoon or hands, coating evenly.

Step 5

POUR cereal into a Reynolds KITCHENS™ Oven Bag or food storage bag. Add powdered sugar mixture and shake gently, coating the cereal and pumpkin seeds evenly.

Step 6

ADD mellowcreme pumpkins and give another toss.

Step 7

PORTION into Reynolds KITCHENS™ Wax Paper Sandwich Bags.

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