Original Chex® Party Mix

This classic recipe ranks as an all-time favorite; make it today and see for yourself why it's a party mainstay!

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 15 min
  • ingredients 11
  • servings 24
 

Ingredients

3
cups Corn Chex® cereal
3
cups Rice Chex® cereal
3
cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1
cup mixed nuts
1
cup bite-size pretzels
1
cup garlic-flavor bite-size bagel chips or regular-size bagel chips, broken into 1-inch pieces
6
tablespoons butter or margarine
2
tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
1 1/2
teaspoons seasoned salt
3/4
teaspoon garlic powder
1/2
teaspoon onion powder

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, nuts, pretzels and bagel chips; set aside. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in seasonings. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  • 2 Microwave uncovered on High 5 to 6 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.
  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, nuts, pretzels and bagel chips; set aside. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in seasonings. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  • 2 Microwave uncovered on High 5 to 6 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Chex Mix® hit the party scene in 1955 and has been a favorite TV snack mix ever since.

To ease the load of last-minute prep, make the mix up to 2 weeks ahead and store in an airtight container.

For just 2 grams of fat and 90 calories per serving, decrease butter to 3 tablespoons, omit mixed nuts and use fat-free bagel chips.

Need clever gift wrapping ideas for this 15-minute recipe? Check out Mix & Mingle with Chex® Party Mix.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving (1/2 Cup)
Calories
140
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
330mg
330%;
Total Carbohydrate
17g
17%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
2%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
25%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 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.