Dirt and Worms Chex Mix

The kids will love this sweet Chex mix reminiscent of a very famous Missouri native, Mark Twain, creator of the legendary character Huck Finn.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 12

Ingredients

4
cups Chocolate Chex™ cereal
1/4
cup butter
2
tablespoons chocolate instant pudding and pie filling mix
8
chocolate sandwich cookies, coarsely chopped
2
cups gummy worm candies

  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, place cereal.
  • 2 In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter uncovered on High 1 minute. Stir in pudding mix. Pour over cereal, stirring until evenly coated.
  • 3 Microwave uncovered on High 2 minutes. Stir in sandwich cookies and candies. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

Either large or small gummy worm candies may be used in this mix. Both are delicious and would look like they're from the muddy Mississippi River in Missouri!

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
240
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
200mg
200%;
Total Carbohydrate
44g
44%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
23g
23%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
25%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 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:
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.