Spicy Chipotle Chex Mix

Spicy Chipotle Chex Mix

Chipotles and chili powder add a smoky, spicy kick to this snack mix.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

15

Minutes

Makes

26

servings

4
cups Corn Chex® cereal
3
cups Rice Chex® cereal
2
cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1
cup pretzel sticks
1
cup dry-roasted peanuts
1/2
cup butter or margarine
2
teaspoons ground chipotle chile pepper
1
teaspoon chili powder
1/2
teaspoon seasoned salt
3
tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  1. In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, pretzels and nuts.
  2. In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in pepper, chili powder and salt. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High 5 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on waxed paper or foil. Sprinkle with cheese. Let cool completely. Store in airtight container.
Makes 26 servings (1/2 cup each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Tip
Go ahead, add some bite-size cheese crackers to this mix - about 1 cup would be just enough! These crackers come in a wide variety of flavors.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 130
    • (Calories from Fat 60),
  • Total Fat 7g
    • (Saturated Fat 3g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 240mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 13g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 2g),
  • Protein 3g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 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;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.