Deviled Chex® Mix

Chex® Party Mix Contest Recipe 2009! A devilish kick of chili powder, curry, cumin and coriander set this crunchy cereal mix apart from the classic.

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

3
tablespoon sugar
1
tablespoon paprika
1
teaspoon ground chili powder
1
teaspoon curry powder
1
teaspoon ground cumin
1
teaspoon ground coriander
1
teaspoon ground black pepper
1
teaspoon salt
1/3
cup vegetable oil
1
cup assorted unsalted nuts, such as peanuts, almonds, walnuts, pecans
3
cups Rice Chex™ cereal
3
cups Corn Chex™ cereal
3
cups Wheat Chex™ cereal
1
cup miniature cheese crackers
1
cup miniature pretzels

  • 1 In small bowl, mix sugar, paprika, chili powder, curry powder, cumin, coriander, pepper and salt; set aside.
  • 2 In large microwavable bowl, combine oil and nuts. Microwave uncovered on High about 2 minutes or until fragrant. Stir in cereals, crackers and pretzels until evenly coated. Stir in sugar mixture until evenly coated.
  • 3 Microwave uncovered on High 2 to 3 minutes, stirring every minute, until mixture is thoroughly heated. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

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
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
7%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
330mg
330%;
Total Carbohydrate
22g
22%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
3g
3%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
30%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 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; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.