Top-ranked recipe named "The Original Chex Party Mix"
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
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
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Hotdoxy 7 months agoI 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.
Awebb5355 1 year agoWonderful. Doesn't feel like the Holidays til I make it!!!
tracieblankenshipredisi 2 years ago
Newcooktx 2 years agoEasy to make. Makes a great gift for teachers (or friends.) Just bag it up in a cute bag and you have a tasty treat!
hungry1 7 years agoUtterlyAddictive!!!!!
stevemur 10 years agoAddictive? You bet. Fair warning: Do not make this too far in advance of your party. It will be gone within four hours.
Sherri 10 years agoAddictive.