Curried Snack Mix

Chewy raisins and dried cranberries are sweet surprises in a zesty mix of crunchy cereal, pretzels and cashews.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 25 min
  • Servings 24

3
cups Corn Chex™ cereal
3
cups Cheerios™ cereal
3
cups small pretzel twists
2
cups salted cashew pieces
1
cup golden raisins
1
cup sweetened dried cranberries
1/2
cup butter or margarine, melted
2
tablespoons curry powder
1
tablespoon garlic salt

  • 1 Heat oven to 250°F. In 15x10x1-inch pan or large roaster, mix cereals, pretzels, cashews, raisins and cranberries.
  • 2 In small bowl, mix remaining ingredients. Pour over cereal mix; stir to coat well.
  • 3 Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes, until crispy and well coated with seasoning. Spread on waxed paper or cooking parchment paper to cool. Cool completely, about 10 minutes.

Expert Tips

For a great hostess gift, fill a cellophane bag, decorative jar or tin with the snack mix. Tie with a festive ribbon, and add a handwritten label.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1/2 Cup
Calories
170
(
Calories from Fat
90),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
10%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
340mg
340%;
Total Carbohydrate
18g
18%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
5g
5%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
20%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.