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Tex Chex® Party Mix

Prep Time:15 min
Start to Finish:15 min
Makes:28 servings

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Ingredients
3cups Corn Chex® cereal
3cups Rice Chex® cereal
3cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1cup dry-roasted peanuts
1cup bite-size pretzel twists
1cup crunchy toasted corn kernel nuts
1/2cup butter or margarine
1package (1 ounce) Old El Paso® Taco Seasoning Mix
2cups regular or nacho flavored tortilla chips, broken into 1-inch pieces
Tips
Nuts about nuts
Sub in any of the flavored almonds, cashews, pistachios or other nuts in place of the peanuts in this mix. Try corn chips or chili and cheese flavored corn chips in place of the tortilla chips.
Preparation Directions
1.In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, peanuts, pretzels and corn kernel nuts.
2.In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in seasoning mix. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
3.Microwave uncovered on High for 4 to 5 minutes, stirring after each minute. Stir in tortilla chips. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.
Nutritional Information
1/2 cup: Calories 140 (Calories from Fat 60); Total Fat 7g (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 10mg; Sodium 280mg; Total Carbohydrate 16g (Dietary Fiber 2g, Sugars 0g); Protein 2% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 4%; Iron 20Exchanges: 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.