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Honey-Ginger Crunch

Create a taste of the tropics when you make this crunchy snack—coconut, dried fruit and honey team up to make a mix that’s perfect for any gathering.

Prep Time:10 min
Start to Finish:1 hr 15 min
Makes:24 servings (1/2 cup each)

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Ingredients
1/3cup packed brown sugar
1/4cup butter or margarine
1/4cup honey
1teaspoon ground ginger or cardamom
6cups Rice Chex® cereal
2cups bite-size pretzel twists
1cup unblanched whole almonds
1cup flaked coconut
1cup dried cranberries or pineapple
Tips
Want easy cleanup? Just line your pan with nonstick foil instead of using cooking spray.
It’s ok to use two (13x9-inch) rectangular baking pans instead of the roasting pan.
Preparation Directions
1.Heat oven to 250°F. Spray large roasting pan with cooking spray.
2.In 1-quart saucepan, heat brown sugar, butter, honey and ginger to boiling. Remove from heat; cool slightly. Into roasting pan, measure cereal, pretzels, almonds and coconut. Stir in brown sugar mixture until evenly coated.
3.Bake 50 minutes, stirring every 15 minutes. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 15 minutes. Place in serving bowl; stir in cranberries. Store in airtight container.
High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): No change.
Nutritional Information
1/2 Cup: 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 3% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 8%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 6%; Iron 25Exchanges: 1/2 Starch; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 1 1/2 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 1 MyPyramid Servings: 1 tsp Fats & Oils 
*% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.


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