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Taco-Seasoned Chex® Mix (1/2 Recipe)

  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 10 min
  • Servings 10

Having a little fiesta? Use this down-sized version of a favorite snack mix! MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

1 1/2
cups Rice Chex™ cereal
1 1/2
cups Corn Chex™ cereal
1
cup bite-size cheese crackers
1
cup bite-size pretzel twists
1/2
cup salted peanuts
4
teaspoons vegetable oil
1
tablespoon water
1/2
package (1-oz size) Old El Paso™ taco seasoning mix (2 tablespoons)

Steps

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  • 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.

Expert Tips

  • Stir the remaining taco seasoning mix into ranch dressing for a tasty taco salad dressing.
  • For Taco-Lime Chex® Mix, substitute 2 tablespoons frozen (thawed) limeade concentrate for the water.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
140
Calories from Fat
60
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
11%
Saturated Fat
1g
5%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
440mg
18%
Potassium
85mg
2%
Total Carbohydrate
16g
5%
Dietary Fiber
1g
4%
Sugars
1g
Protein
3g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
20%
20%
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 Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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