Cinnamon-Apple Chex® Mix (1/2 Recipe)

Cinnamon-Apple Chex® Mix (1/2 Recipe)

When you need just a little sweet and spicy munchie, whip up a batch of this fruity cereal mix. It will be ready in 15 minutes.

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

15

Minutes

Makes

8

servings

2 1/2
cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1/2
cup lightly salted whole almonds
2
tablespoons butter or margarine
3
tablespoons packed brown sugar
1
tablespoon light corn syrup
1/2
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2
cup chopped dried apples
1/4
cup vanilla yogurt-covered raisins
  1. In medium microwavable bowl, mix cereal and almonds.
  2. In microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and cinnamon uncovered on High 45 to 60 seconds, stirring halfway through microwave time, until mixture is boiling; stir. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 2 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl after 1 minute. Stir in apples; microwave uncovered on High about 1 minute or until apples just begin to brown on edges.
  3. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 5 minutes. Place in serving bowl; stir in raisins. Store in airtight container.
Makes 8 servings (1/2 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
How-To
It’s easy to snip the dried apples into small pieces with a handy kitchen scissors.
Special Touch
Need clever gift wrapping ideas for this 15-minute recipe? Check out Mix & Mingle with Chex® Party Mix.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 230
    • (Calories from Fat 80),
  • Total Fat 9g
    • (Saturated Fat 3g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 200mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 33g
    • (Dietary Fiber 4g,
    • Sugars 16g),
  • Protein 4g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 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 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.