Chex® Barbecue Snack Mix

Chex® Barbecue Snack Mix

Need something to munch on while grilling in the backyard? Need a great snack for a video marathon? This recipe fills the bill!

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

30

Minutes

Makes

15

servings

3
cups Rice Chex® cereal
3
cups Corn Chex® cereal
1 1/2
cups bite-size pretzel twists
1 1/2
cups bite-size cheese crackers
3/4
cup honey-roasted peanuts
1/2
cup barbecue sauce
1
tablespoon vegetable oil
3/4
teaspoon onion powder
3/4
teaspoon garlic powder
  1. In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, pretzels, crackers and peanuts.
  2. In medium bowl, mix remaining ingredients until well blended. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High 7 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on foil or paper towels to cool, about 15 minutes. Store in airtight container.
Makes 15 servings (1/2 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitution
You can vary the flavor by using different barbecue sauce varieties or by trying different nuts in place of the peanuts.
Variation
A dash of ground red pepper (cayenne) or a few drops of red pepper sauce turns this into Spicy Chex Barbecue Snack Mix.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1/2 Cup)
  • Calories 150
    • (Calories from Fat 60),
  • Total Fat 6g
    • (Saturated Fat 1 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 330mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 21g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 5g),
  • Protein 4g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    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.