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Hot and Spicy Chex® Party Mix

Guests will love this kicked-up version of our original Chex® party mix.

Prep Time:15 min
Start to Finish:15 min
Makes:24 servings (1/2 cup each)

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Ingredients
3cups Corn Chex® cereal
3cups Rice Chex® cereal
3cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1cup mixed nuts
1cup pretzels
1cup bite-size cheese crackers
1/4cup butter or margarine
1tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
1 1/4teaspoons seasoned salt
2to 3 teaspoons red pepper sauce
Tips
Choose any small pretzels—holiday shapes are great when they’re available.
Use any combination of your favorite Chex® cereals for this recipe.
Prepare this spicy snack the day before your get-together. Store in smaller airtight containers for easier packing or in individual containers for on-the-go snacking.
Preparation Directions
1.In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, nuts, pretzels and crackers; set aside. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in Worcestershire sauce, seasoned salt and red pepper sauce. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
2.Microwave uncovered on High 5 to 6 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.
Oven Directions Heat oven to 250°F. In large bowl, mix cereals, nuts, pretzels and crackers; set aside. In ungreased large roasting pan, melt butter in oven. Stir in Worcestershire sauce, seasoned salt and pepper sauce. Gradually stir in cereal mixture until evenly coated. Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool, about 15 minutes. Store in airtight container.
Nutritional Information
1 Serving: Calories 130 (Calories from Fat 50); Total Fat 6g (Saturated Fat 2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 5mg; Sodium 310mg; Total Carbohydrate 16g (Dietary Fiber 2g, Sugars 2g); Protein 3% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 2%; Calcium 4%; Iron 25Exchanges: 1 Starch; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 1 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 1 
*% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.