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Cinnamon-Apple Chex® Mix

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  6 reviews
  • 15 min prep time
  • 15 min total time
  • 8 ingredients
  • 16 servings
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Apples, spice and nuts mix up in a microwave-easy munchy mix that's ready in about half an hour.

Ingredients

5
cups Wheat Chex™ cereal
1
cup lightly salted whole almonds
1/4
cup butter or margarine
1/3
cup packed brown sugar
2
tablespoons light corn syrup
1
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1
cup chopped dried apples
1/2
cup vanilla yogurt-covered raisins

Steps

  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal and almonds.
  • 2 In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and cinnamon uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until mixture is boiling; stir. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 3 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl after every minute. Stir in apples; microwave uncovered on High about 2 minutes or until apples just begin to brown on edges.
  • 3 Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 5 minutes. Place in serving bowl; stir in raisins. Store in airtight container.
  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal and almonds.
  • 2 In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and cinnamon uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until mixture is boiling; stir. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 3 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl after every minute. Stir in apples; microwave uncovered on High about 2 minutes or until apples just begin to brown on edges.
  • 3 Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 5 minutes. Place in serving bowl; stir in raisins. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

It’s easy to snip the dried apples into small pieces with a handy kitchen scissors.

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving (1/2 Cup)
Calories
220
Calories from Fat
80
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9g
13%
Saturated Fat
3g
15%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
200mg
8%
Total Carbohydrate
32g
11%
Dietary Fiber
4g
15%
Sugars
15g
15%
Protein
4g
4%
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%
6%
Vitamin C
2%
2%
Calcium
8%
8%
Iron
35%
35%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 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 Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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