Trix™-or-Treat Popcorn

Trix® cereal provides a crunchy addition to this popcorn snack mix to be served at Halloween party.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 1 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 16

Ingredients

6
cups popped popcorn
2
cups Trix™ cereal
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup sugar
3
tablespoons light corn syrup
1
box (4-serving size) orange-flavored gelatin
  • 1 Heat oven to 300°F. Line a 15x10x1-inch pan with cooking parchment paper. In large bowl, mix popcorn and cereal.
  • 2 In 1-quart saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Add sugar, corn syrup and gelatin; stir until blended. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until sugar is dissolved.
  • 3 Immediately pour hot sugar mixture over popcorn mixture; toss until completely coated. Spread coated popcorn mixture in pan.
  • 4 Bake 15 minutes or until set. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Break into bite-size pieces. Store tightly covered at room temperature.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    108
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    3 1/2g
    3 1/2%
    (Saturated Fat
    2g,
    2%
    ),
    Sodium
    65mg
    65%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    20g
    20%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
    ),
    Protein
    1g
    1%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1 1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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