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Spicy Chipotle Chex® Mix

Prep Time:15 min
Start to Finish:15 min
Makes:26 servings (1/2 cup each)

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4cups Corn Chex® cereal
3cups Rice Chex® cereal
2cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1cup pretzel sticks
1cup dry-roasted peanuts
1/2cup butter or margarine
2teaspoons ground chipotle chile pepper
1teaspoon chili powder
1/2teaspoon seasoned salt
3tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
Go ahead, add some bite-size cheese crackers to this mix - about 1 cup would be just enough! These crackers come in a wide variety of flavors.
Preparation Directions
1.In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, pretzels and nuts.
2.In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in pepper, chili powder and salt. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
3.Microwave uncovered on High 5 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on waxed paper or foil. Sprinkle with cheese. Let cool completely. Store in airtight container.
Nutritional Information
1 Serving: 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.