Pot o’ Gold Chex® Mix

Pot o’ Gold Chex®  Mix

You're 15 minutes away from a quick-and-easy, sweet-and-salty snack mix.

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

15

Minutes

Makes

20

servings

4
cups Lucky Charms® cereal
2
cups Corn Chex® cereal
1 1/2
cups broken mini-pretzel twists (about 65 twists)
1
cup dry-roasted peanuts
1/2
cup packed brown sugar
1/4
cup butter
2
tablespoons corn syrup
1/8
teaspoon baking soda
1/4
cup green mini candy-coated milk chocolate candies
  1. In large microwavable bowl, place cereals, pretzels and peanuts; set aside.
  2. In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave brown sugar, butter and corn syrup uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until melted and smooth. Stir in baking soda until dissolved. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl every 30 seconds, just until cereal begins to brown. Cool 5 minutes; stir in candies. Spread on waxed paper to cool; break into bite-size pieces. Place in gold foil baking cups if desired. Store in airtight container.
Makes 20 servings (1/2 cup each)
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Substitution
Tiny pretzel sticks can be substituted for the twists.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 160
    • (Calories from Fat 60),
  • Total Fat 7g
    • (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 5mg;
  • Sodium 220mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 22g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 11g),
  • Protein 3g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 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:
    • 1 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.