Buffalo Chex® Mix

Chex® Party Mix Contest Winning Recipe 2009! Inspired by her husband and son, who love Buffalo hot wings, the winning cook perfected the combination of Chex® cereals, spice, celery seed and ranch dressing.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 24

4
cups Rice Chex™ cereal
4
cups Wheat Chex™ cereal
2
cups Parmesan-flavored crackers
2
cups pretzel twists
6
tablespoons butter
2 1/2
tablespoons hot sauce
1
packet ranch dressing mix
2
teaspoons celery seed

  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, crackers and pretzels; set aside. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in hot sauce and seasonings. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  • 2 Microwave uncovered on High 4 to 5 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

You'll find Parmesan-flavored crackers in the snack cracker aisle of your grocery store. Look for those little square cheesy square that come in an endless variety of flavors.

To ease the load of last-minute prep, make the mix up to 2 weeks ahead and store in an airtight container.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 serving
Calories
160
(
Calories from Fat
45),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
460mg
460%;
Total Carbohydrate
25g
25%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
30%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.