Honey Nutty Chex® Mix

Sunflower nuts and honey set this ready-in-15-minutes Chex® cereal mix on the flavorful sunny side.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 20

8
cups Corn Chex™ cereal
2
cups Honey Nut Cheerios™ cereal
1/2
cup roasted sunflower nuts
1/4
cup butter or margarine
1/4
cup honey
1 1/2
cups pastel-colored candy-coated chocolate candies

  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals and sunflower nuts.
  • 2 In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter and honey uncovered on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until mixture comes to a full boil and butter is melted. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 2 to 4 minutes, stirring every minute, until mixture is well coated and looks glazed.
  • 3 Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Place in serving bowl; stir in chocolate candies. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

Spray the inside of the measuring cup with nonstick cooking spray so the honey will slide right out after measuring.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
190
(
Calories from Fat
70),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
3 1/2g,
3 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
190mg
190%;
Total Carbohydrate
29g
29%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
15g
15%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
25%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 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 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.