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The Original Chex Party Mix

The Original Chex Party Mix

Ready in 45 minutes
7 review(s) averaging 4.3. 100% would make again

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The Original Chex Party Mix has been a hit for almost half a century. Let your children help with the mixing and measuring. There is also a low-fat version of this recipe.

"I adjust this recipe by adding two cups of Cheerios, two cups of mixed nuts without peanuts, and one cup of pretzels gently broken to about the size of the Chex cereal."

- Hotdoxy

Ingredients

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1 cup Mixed nuts
1 cup Pretzels
1 cup Garlic flavored bagel chips; bite size or broken up
3 cups Corn Chex Cereal
3 cups Rice Chex Cereal
3 cups Wheat Chex Cereal
6 tbl. Margarine or butter; do not use tub/spread
2 tbl. Worcestershire sauce
3/4 tsp. Garlic powder
Seasoned salt; 1-1/2 tsp
1/2 tsp. Onion powder

Original recipe makes 12

Servings  

Preparation

Heat oven to 250 degrees F. Malt margarine or butter in large roasting pan in oven. Stir in seasonings. Gradually stir in remaining ingredients until evenly coated. Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container. Makes 12 Cups of snacks.

Microwave directions: Melt margarine or butter in large microwavable bowl uncovered on High. Stir in seasonings. Gradually stir in remaining ingredients until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 5 to 6 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Stir in airtight container.

Important: Because microwaves cook differently, time is approximate.

1 serving (1/2 cup): 130 calories (70 calories from fat): 8 g fat ( 1.5g saturated); 0 mg cholesterol; 340 mg sodium; 14 g carbohydrates (1 g fiber); 2g protein.

High Altitude (3500-6500 ft.): No changes

Check out the lowfat version of this recipe.

Notes

Addictive.

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Original Chex Party Mix photo by Ursa2282 Ursa2282

chex mix baked photo by Hotdoxy Hotdoxy

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I adjust this recipe by adding two cups of Cheerios, two cups of mixed nuts without peanuts, and one cup of pretzels gently broken to about the size of the Chex cereal.
Hotdoxy 7 months ago
Wonderful. Doesn't feel like the Holidays til I make it!!!
Awebb5355 1 year ago
Easy to make. Makes a great gift for teachers (or friends.) Just bag it up in a cute bag and you have a tasty treat!
Newcooktx 2 years ago
UtterlyAddictive!!!!!
hungry1 7 years ago
Addictive? You bet. Fair warning: Do not make this too far in advance of your party. It will be gone within four hours.
stevemur 10 years ago
Addictive.
Sherri 10 years ago
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