Mississippi Mud Pie Chex Mix

Just like a mud pie or cake, you’ll find chocolate, pecans and marshmallows in this delicious mix that takes its name from the dark chocolate color found on the banks of the Mississippi River.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 25 min
  • Servings 28

9
cups Chocolate Chex™ cereal
2
cups pecan halves
2
cups miniature marshmallows
1
package (12 oz) semisweet chocolate chips (2 cups)
2
teaspoons vegetable oil

  • 1 In large bowl, mix cereal, pecans and marshmallows. Spread mixture on 2 large ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 2 In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave chocolate chips and oil uncovered on High 1 minute, stirring after 30 seconds. If necessary, microwave 15 to 30 seconds longer or until smooth. Drizzle chocolate over cereal mixture.
  • 3 Refrigerate until set; about 10 minutes. Break into pieces. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

Dark chocolate chips or milk chocolate chips can be substituted for the semisweet chocolate chips.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
190
(
Calories from Fat
90),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
10%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
95mg
95%;
Total Carbohydrate
23g
23%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
12g
12%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
20%;
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; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.