Taco-Seasoned Chex® Mix

Taco-Seasoned Chex® Mix

Need a quick nibble? Chex® Mix is ready in minutes for a spicy snackin' fiesta!

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

10

Minutes

Makes

20

servings

3
cups Rice Chex® cereal
3
cups Corn Chex® cereal
2
cups bite-size cheese crackers
2
cups bite-size pretzel twists
1
cup salted peanuts
3
tablespoons vegetable oil
2
tablespoons water
1
package (1 oz) Old El Paso® taco seasoning mix
  1. In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, crackers, pretzels and peanuts.
  2. In small bowl, stir together oil, water and taco seasoning mix. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High about 5 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes, until mixture begins to brown. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.
Makes 20 servings (1/2 cup each)
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Variation
For a Taco-Lime Chex® Mix, substitute 1/4 cup frozen (thawed) limeade concentrate for the water.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 140
    • (Calories from Fat 60),
  • Total Fat 7g
    • (Saturated Fat 1g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 440mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 16g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 1g),
  • 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 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.