Spicy Tomato Chowder Chex Mix

Spicy Tomato Chowder Chex Mix

With the chowder seasonings and small crackers that look like clams, this is a snack mix for lovers of tomato-based clam chowder—and residents of Rhode Island.

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

10

Minutes

Makes

24

servings

7
cups Corn Chex® cereal
2
cups shoestring potatoes
2
cups oyster crackers
6
tablespoons butter or margarine
1
tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
2
teaspoons onion salt
1
teaspoon celery seed
1
teaspoon red pepper sauce
1
package (3 oz) sun-dried tomatoes, cut into thin bite-size strips
1
package (2.8 oz) cooked real bacon bits or pieces
  1. In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal, shoestring potatoes and crackers.
  2. In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until melted. Stir in Worcestershire sauce, onion salt, celery seed and pepper sauce. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High 3 to 5 minutes, thoroughly stirring after every minute. Stir in tomatoes and bacon. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in refrigerator in airtight container.
Makes 24 servings (1/2 cup each)

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 120
    • (Calories from Fat 50),
  • Total Fat 6g
    • (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 450mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 14g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 3g),
  • Protein 3g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    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;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.