Licorice Lovers Chex Mix

Licorice Lovers Chex Mix

Bite-size pieces of black licorice add loads of flavor to this mix inspired by the heart of coal country.

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

10

Minutes

Makes

24

servings

1
box (14 oz) Multi-Bran Chex® cereal
1/4
cup butter
1
teaspoon coarse (kosher or sea) salt
2
cups small pretzel squares
2
cups dry-roasted peanuts
1
cup black licorice pieces (1/2 inch each)
1
cup red licorice pieces (1/2 inch each)
  1. In large microwavable bowl, place cereal.
  2. In 1-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until melted. Pour over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Sprinkle salt over cereal. Microwave uncovered on High 3 to 4 minutes, stirring every minute.
  3. Stir in remaining ingredients. 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
For even more licorice flavor, add 1 cup black jelly beans after the cereal mix is cooled.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 220
    • (Calories from Fat 80),
  • Total Fat 9g
    • (Saturated Fat 2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 5mg;
  • Sodium 390mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 30g
    • (Dietary Fiber 3g,
    • Sugars 10g),
  • Protein 5g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 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.