Cranberry-Nut Cinnamon Chex® Mix

Make a Chex® snack mix, crunchy and colorful, in just 15 minutes!

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 15 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 16

Ingredients

6
cups Cinnamon Chex® cereal
1
cup walnut halves
1/4
cup packed brown sugar
1/4
cup frozen orange juice concentrate
2
tablespoons vegetable oil
1/2
cup sweetened dried cranberries
  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal and walnuts; set aside.
  • 2 In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave brown sugar, orange juice concentrate and oil on High 1 minute; stir. Microwave about 1 minute longer, stirring after 30 seconds, until mixture is hot. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  • 3 Microwave uncovered on High 5 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes. Stir in cranberries. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in tightly covered container.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    190
    (
    Calories from Fat
    60),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    7g
    7%
    (Saturated Fat
    1/2g,
    1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    95mg
    95%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    30g
    30%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    12g
    12%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    8%;
    Vitamin C
    8%;
    Calcium
    6%;
    Iron
    25%;
    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 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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