Slow-Cooker Spiced Party Nut Mix

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 4 hr 20 min
  • Servings 26

Ingredients

Ingredients

6
tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
1
envelope (1 oz) Old El Paso™ taco seasoning mix
1
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4
teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
2
cups pecan halves
2
cups roasted unsalted cashews
2
cups walnut halves
2
cups unblanched whole almonds
3
cups bite-size cheese crackers
2
cups sourdough pretzel nuggets

Directions

Directions

  • 1 In 4- to 5-quart slow cooker, mix butter, taco seasoning mix, cinnamon and red pepper. Add remaining ingredients; toss gently.
  • 2 Cook uncovered on Low heat setting 3 to 4 hours, stirring every 30 minutes, until nuts are toasted. Turn off slow cooker. Serve with large serving spoon.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Make this nut mix the day before the party. Serve it in a pretty bowl with a serving spoon.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1/2 Cup
Calories
310
Calories from Fat
230
% Daily Value
Total Fat
26g
39%
Saturated Fat
4g
20%
Trans Fat
1/2g
Cholesterol
5mg
2%
Sodium
210mg
9%
Total Carbohydrate
14g
5%
Dietary Fiber
3g
13%
Sugars
2g
2%
Protein
7g
7%
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
6%
6%
Iron
10%
10%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 4 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.