Brown Sugar Spice Chex™ Party Mix

Craving cookies? You have all the same flavors of a brown sugar-spice cookie in this fun party mix, plus the crunch of cereal!

1
Additional Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
Servings:
14
Yield:
14 servings

Ingredients

  • 6 cups Vanilla Chex™ cereal

  • ½ cup whole roasted almonds

  • ½ cup whole roasted cashews

  • 2 tablespoons butter or margarine

  • ¼ cup packed brown sugar

  • 2 tablespoons dark corn syrup

  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger

  • ½ cup gluten-free yogurt-covered cranberries or yogurt-covered raisins

Directions

  1. In large microwavable bowl, measure cereal and nuts; set aside.

  2. In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter on High 30 seconds; stir and microwave 30 seconds longer or until butter is melted; stir in brown sugar, corn syrup, and spices. Heat until boiling, about 30 seconds. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.

  3. Microwave uncovered on High about 3 minutes, stirring every minute, until mixture is glazed. Cool 5 minutes, stir in cranberries. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container.

Tips

TIPS

Method Note: Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.

Recipe/Ingredient Facts: If you have a hard time finding roasted cashews and almonds separately, you can just use 1 cup mixed nuts instead. Any nut will be very tasty in this sweet and spicy mix.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

192 Calories
8g Fat
28g Carbs
3g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 14
Calories 192
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 8g 11%
Saturated Fat 2g 12%
Cholesterol 4mg 1%
Sodium 160mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 28g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 5g
Protein 3g
Vitamin C 0mg 1%
Calcium 30mg 2%
Iron 1mg 4%
Potassium 113mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.