Slow-Cooker Fiesta Ranch Chex™ Mix

Blogger Corey Valley of Family Fresh Meals whips up a slow-cooked snack mix packed with zesty ranch flavors.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 10 min
  • Servings 24


cups Corn Chex™ cereal
cups Wheat Chex™ cereal
cups small pretzel twists
cups bite-size corn chips
cup butter, melted
teaspoons dry ranch dressing mix (from 1-oz package)
teaspoons Old El Paso™ taco seasoning mix (from 1-oz package)

  • 1 In slow cooker, place both cereals. Add pretzels and corn chips.
  • 2 In small bowl, stir together butter, taco and dressing mixes with whisk until well combined. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  • 3 Cook uncovered on High heat setting 2 hours, stirring every 15 to 20 minutes.
  • 4 Spread mixture on cookie sheet or tray; cool 3 to 5 minutes before serving.

Expert Tips

Are you watching sodium levels? Use Old El Paso™ 40% less sodium taco seasoning mix in this recipe.