15 Minutes!

Chex® Apple Cinnamon Sweet and Nutty Snack Mix

This sweet snack is perfect for after-school treats!

Prep Time:15 min
Start to Finish:15 min
Makes:18 servings (1/2 cup each)

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Apple Cinnamon Chex®
Ingredients
5cups Apple Cinnamon Chex® cereal
1cup dry-roasted peanuts
1cup mini-pretzel twists
1/4cup butter or margarine
1/2cup packed brown sugar
2tablespoons light corn syrup
1/8teaspoon baking soda
1cup candy-coated chocolate candies
Tips
Substitution
Try tiny fish-shaped pretzel crackers for the mini-pretzel twists in this flavorful snack mix for a little more fun.
Preparation Directions
1.In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal, peanuts and pretzels.
2.In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter, brown sugar and corn syrup uncovered on High 2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute; stir until smooth. Stir in baking soda until foamy. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
3.Microwave uncovered on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl every 30 seconds, just until cereal begins to brown. Cool 5 minutes; stir in candies. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool; break into bite-size pieces. Store in airtight container.
Nutritional Information
1/2 Cup: Calories 220 (Calories from Fat 90); Total Fat 10g (Saturated Fat 3 1/2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 10mg; Sodium 210mg; Total Carbohydrate 29g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 18g); Protein 3% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 6%; Iron 20Exchanges: 1 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 2 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 2 MyPyramid Servings: 1 tsp Fats & Oils, 1 oz-equivalents Meat & Beans 
*% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.