Chili-Lime Chex® Mix

Chili-Lime Chex® Mix

The zest of lime meets a punch of chili, garlic, onion and cayenne in a corny crunchy cereal mix.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

15

Minutes

Makes

22

servings

8
cups Corn Chex® cereal
1
cup corn nuts
1
cup bite-size cheese crackers
1
cup mini pretzel twists
1
cup corn chips
6
tablespoons butter
1
tablespoon lime juice
1
teaspoon lime zest
2
teaspoons chili powder
1/2
teaspoon garlic powder
1/2
teaspoon onion powder
1/8
teaspoon cayenne pepper
  1. In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal, corn nuts, crackers, pretzels and corn chips. Set aside. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in lime juice, lime zest and seasonings. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  2. Microwave uncovered on High 5 to 6 minutes, stirring thoroughly every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.
Makes 22 servings (1/2 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Do-Ahead
To ease the load of last-minute prep, make the mix up to 2 weeks ahead and store in an airtight container.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 120
    • (Calories from Fat 50),
  • Total Fat 5g
    • (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 230mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 17g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 1g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 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;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.