Bacon Honey Barbeque Chex™ Party Mix

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25 Servings
Calling all bacon and barbecue lovers—this snack mix is for you! Chex™ cereal, pretzels, honey-roasted peanuts and bacon tossed with a sweet and smoky seasoning that will be a crowd pleaser at any backyard BBQ or picnic.
Ingredient List
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 cups Corn Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 cups Honey Nut Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cups pretzel snaps
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup honey-roasted peanuts
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 3 tablespoons butter, cut into tablespoons
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 teaspoons barbecue seasoning
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/2 cup coarsely chopped crisp cooked bacon (6 slices)
Preparation
  1. In large microwaveable bowl, mix cereals, pretzels, and peanuts.
  2. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until melted. Stir in barbecue seasoning until blended. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High 3 minutes, stirring after each minute. Spread on waxed paper to cool, about 30 minutes.
  4. Stir in bacon. Store covered in refrigerator up to 5 days.
  5. When ready to serve, take out only as much snack mix as you can eat within 2 hours. Bacon needs to be kept refrigerated.
Tips
  • To make this snack mix come together even faster, use precooked bacon. Heat slices as directed on package, chop and stir into snack mix.
  • In place of honey-roasted peanuts, you can use the same amount of barbecue-flavored almonds for more barbecue flavor.