Taco-Seasoned Chex® Mix

Need a quick snack for your fiesta? Chex® Mix is ready in minutes flavored with always-popular taco seasoning.

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 10 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 20

Ingredients

3
cups Rice Chex® cereal
3
cups Corn Chex® cereal
2
cups bite-size cheese crackers
2
cups bite-size pretzel twists
1
cup salted peanuts
3
tablespoons vegetable oil
2
tablespoons water
1
package (1 oz) Old El Paso® taco seasoning mix
  • 1 In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, crackers, pretzels and peanuts.
  • 2 In small bowl, stir together oil, water and taco seasoning mix. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  • 3 Microwave uncovered on High about 5 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes, until mixture begins to brown. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    140
    (
    Calories from Fat
    60),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    7g
    7%
    (Saturated Fat
    1g,
    1%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    440mg
    440%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    16g
    16%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    1g
    1%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    4%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    20%;
    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 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
    © 2013 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved