Spiced Nuts and Chex® Mix

Spiced Nuts and Chex® Mix

Chili powder and red pepper spice up a party-perfect mix that's ready for munching in 15 minutes!

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

10

Minutes

Makes

16

servings

1/4
cup sugar
1
tablespoon chili powder
1/4
teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
1/4
cup butter or margarine
2
cups Corn Chex® cereal
2
cups Rice Chex® cereal
2
cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1
can (11.5 oz) mixed nuts
  1. In small bowl, mix sugar, chili powder and red pepper.
  2. In large microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in cereal and nuts until evenly coated. Stir in sugar mixture until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High 4 to 5 minutes, stirring after 2 minutes, until mixture just begins to brown. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in airtight container.
Makes 16 servings (1/2 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitution
You can use your favorite combo of Chex® cereals that adds up to 6 cups.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 230
    • (Calories from Fat 120),
  • Total Fat 14g
    • (Saturated Fat 3g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 290mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 21g
    • (Dietary Fiber 3g,
    • Sugars 5g),
  • Protein 5g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 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 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.