Queso Taco Chex™ Party Mix

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32 Servings
The cheesy taco flavor you love in an easy-to-make snack mix—perfect to serve for summer outings and picnics.
Ingredient List
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 cups Corn Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 cups Rice Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cups bite-size cheese crackers
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 3 tablespoons butter, cut into tablespoons
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 tablespoon Old El Paso™ original taco seasoning mix (from 1-oz package)
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 cups cheese popcorn
Preparation
  1. In large microwaveable bowl, mix cereals and crackers.
  2. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until melted. Stir in taco seasoning mix 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 popcorn. Store covered at room temperature.
Tips
  • Try Old El Paso™ hot and spicy taco seasoning mix for extra spice in the snack mix.
  • You can use 8 cups Corn Chex™ cereal or 8 cups Rice Chex™ cereal instead of a combination of the two.