Chex® Chocolate Malt-Cherry Mix

Crunchy malted milk balls and chewy dried cherries mix it up in this familiar snack with a new flavor twist.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 25

Ingredients

2
cups Corn Chex® cereal
2
cups Rice Chex® cereal
2
cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1
cup dry-roasted peanuts
1
cup semisweet chocolate chips
1/4
cup butter or margarine
1
cup natural-flavor malted milk powder
2
cups miniature marshmallows
1 1/2
cups coarsely chopped malted milk balls
1/2
cup dried cherries, chopped
  • 1 In large bowl, mix cereals and peanuts.
  • 2 In 1-quart saucepan, heat chocolate chips and butter over low heat, stirring occasionally, until melted and blended. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  • 3 Gradually stir in malted milk powder until evenly coated. Stir in remaining ingredients. Store in airtight container.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1/2 Cup
    Calories
    190
    (
    Calories from Fat
    70),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    8g
    8%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    5mg
    5%;
    Sodium
    170mg
    170%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    25g
    25%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    14g
    14%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    10%;
    Vitamin C
    4%;
    Calcium
    6%;
    Iron
    20%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1 1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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