Caesar Snack Mix

Caesar dressing adds the flavor wow to a complementary mix of Chex® cereal, cashews and dried cranberries.

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 55 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 24

Ingredients

5
cups Corn Chex™, Rice Chex™ or Wheat Chex™ cereal
2
cups oyster crackers
2
cups pretzel sticks or holiday-shaped pretzels
1
cup dried cranberries
1
can (9.5 oz) salted cashew halves (2 cups)
1/2
cup butter or margarine, melted
1
package (1.2 oz) Caesar dressing mix
  • 1 Heat oven to 300°F. In ungreased large roasting pan, mix cereal, crackers, pretzels, cranberries and cashews.
  • 2 In small bowl, mix melted butter and dressing mix until well blended. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  • 3 Bake 20 to 30 minutes, stirring twice, until lightly browned. Spread on waxed paper or paper towels; cool about 15 minutes. Store in airtight container.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    180
    (
    Calories from Fat
    90),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    10g
    10%
    (Saturated Fat
    3 1/2g,
    3 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    10mg
    10%;
    Sodium
    330mg
    330%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    19g
    19%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    6g
    6%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    4%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    15%;
    Exchanges:
    0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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