Lemon Buddies Chex Mix

Lemon Buddies Chex Mix

Go for the snappy twist of lemon with this mix from citrus-producing powerhouse Florida.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

15

Minutes

Makes

24

servings

9
cups Rice Chex® cereal
1 1/4
cups white vanilla baking chips
1/4
cup butter or margarine
4
teaspoons grated lemon peel
2
tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2
cups powdered sugar
  1. Into large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
  2. In 1-quart microwavable bowl, microwave chips, butter, lemon peel and juice uncovered on High 1 minute; stir. Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth. Pour mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into 2-gallon resealable food-storage plastic bag.
  3. Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; gently shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.
Makes 24 servings (1/2 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Variation
Give it a try! Vary this mix by stirring in chopped dried tropical fruits, coconut or macadamia nuts after coating the cereal mixture with powdered sugar.
Cooking Gluten Free?
Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 160
    • (Calories from Fat 45),
  • Total Fat 5g
    • (Saturated Fat 4g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 5mg;
  • Sodium 135mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 26g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 18g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 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 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.