Original Chex™ Mix (1/2 Batch)

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12 Servings
Mix up a small batch of this time-tested party snack just for your family.
Ingredient List
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 3 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 3/4 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 1/2 cups Corn Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 1/2 cups Rice Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 1/2 cups Wheat Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/2 cup mixed nuts
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/2 cup bite-size pretzels
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/2 cup garlic-flavor bite-size bagel chips or regular-size bagel chips, broken into 1-inch pieces
Nutrition
  • Serving Size: Calories 140 (Calories from Fat 60); Total Fat 7g (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 10mg; Sodium 330mg; Total Carbohydrate 17g (Dietary Fiber 2g, Sugars 2g); Protein 3g
  • % Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 2%; Calcium 4%; Iron 25%
  • Exchanges: 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 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 microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until melted. Stir in seasonings. Gradually stir in remaining ingredients until evenly coated.
  2. Microwave uncovered on High 4 to 5 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool, about 5 minutes. Store in airtight container.
Tips
  • Substitution: The original recipe calls for all three Chex® cereals, but you can use a total of 4 1/2 cups of just one or two of the Chex® cereals.