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Italian Chex® Mix

Balsamic vinegar, Italian seasoning and garlic powder add bold flavors to a snack mix that will become a family favorite.

Prep Time:15 min
Start to Finish:15 min
Makes:16 servings (1/2 cup each)

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Ingredients
4cups Rice Chex® or Corn Chex® cereal
1/4cup salted soy nuts (roasted soybeans)
2tablespoons olive or canola oil
4teaspoons balsamic vinegar
1teaspoon garlic powder
1teaspoon Italian seasoning
5cups popped 94% fat-free butter-flavor microwave popcorn
3tablespoons shredded or grated Parmesan cheese
Tips
Make this snack the day before your get-together. Store in smaller airtight containers or snack bags for easier packing or on-the-go snacking
Preparation Directions
1.In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal and soy nuts.
2.In small bowl, mix oil, vinegar, garlic powder and Italian seasoning. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring to coat. Stir in popcorn until well mixed.
3.Microwave uncovered on High 2 minutes. Sprinkle with cheese. Microwave 1 minute longer, thoroughly stirring after 30 seconds. Spread on waxed paper to cool. (Cereal will crisp as it cools.) Store in airtight container.
High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): No change.
Nutritional Information
1 Serving: Calories 60 (Calories from Fat 25); Total Fat 2 1/2g (Saturated Fat 1/2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 0mg; Sodium 105mg; Total Carbohydrate 8g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 0g); Protein 1% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 4%; Iron 15Exchanges: 1/2 Starch; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 1/2 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 1/2 
*% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.