Mexican Hot Chocolate Chex™ Mix

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16 Servings
Savor the flavors of Mexican Hot Chocolate any time of year in this dynamite party mix.
Ingredient List
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cups Vanilla Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cups Chocolate Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cups Cinnamon Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/4 cup sweetened condensed milk
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup flaked coconut
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 1/2 cups mini marshmallows
Nutrition
  • Serving Size: Calories 190 (Calories from Fat 80); Total Fat 9g (Saturated Fat 6g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 10mg; Sodium 150mg; Total Carbohydrate 24g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 13g); Protein 1g
  • % Daily Value*: Vitamin A 8%; Vitamin C 2%; Calcium 8%; Iron 25%
  • Exchanges: 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Carbohydrate Choice
  • MyPyramid Servings: 1 tsp Fats & Oils; 0 oz-eq Grains; 0 oz-eq Meat & Beans
  • *% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Preparation
  1. In large microwaveable bowl, measure cereal. Set aside.
  2. In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, heat butter and chocolate chips on High 1 minute or until almost melted; stir and microwave another 30 seconds or until mixture can be stirred smooth; stir in condensed milk, heat 30 seconds or until boiling; stir in cinnamon. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave on High about 3 minutes, stirring every minute, until mixture is glazed. Stir in coconut and marshmallows. Pour onto waxed-paper lined pan to cool.
Tips
  • Method Note: Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.
  • Serving Suggestions/Menu: Not a coconut lover? Leave it out-you’ll still have a terrific blend of Mexican Hot Chocolate.