Cranberry-Orange Chex Mix® Snack

Perk up any party with this snack mix featuring tangy orange juice, chewy dried cranberries and crunchy almonds.

  • prep time 5 min
  • total time 60 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 22

Ingredients

9
cups Chex Mix® traditional snack mix (from two 8.75-oz bags)
1
cup sliced almonds
1/4
cup butter or margarine
1/4
cup packed brown sugar
1/4
cup frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed
1/2
cup sweetened dried cranberries
  • 1 Heat oven to 300°F. In large bowl, mix snack mix and almonds.
  • 2 In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in brown sugar and juice concentrate. Microwave uncovered on High 30 seconds; stir. Pour over snack mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into ungreased large roasting pan.
  • 3 Bake uncovered 25 minutes, stirring after 15 minutes. Stir in cranberries. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 30 minutes. Store in tightly covered container.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    150
    (
    Calories from Fat
    60),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    7g
    7%
    (Saturated Fat
    2g,
    2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    5mg
    5%;
    Sodium
    250mg
    250%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    20g
    20%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    7g
    7%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    4%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    2%;
    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 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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