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Chex™ Honey Nut Cherry Crunch

  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 15 min
  • Servings 28
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Serve your guest with these crunchy snacks that are made using Honey Nut Chex™ cereal, Rice Chex™ cereal, cashews and cherries – ready in just 15 minutes. MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

4 1/2
cups Honey Nut Chex™ cereal
4 1/2
cups Rice Chex™ cereal
1
cup whole cashews
1/4
cup packed brown sugar
1/4
cup honey
2
tablespoons canola oil
1
teaspoon salt
1
cup dried cherries
1/4
cup toasted sesame seeds

Steps

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  • 1
    In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal and cashews.
  • 2
    In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave brown sugar, honey, oil and salt uncovered on High about 1 1/2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until mixture comes to a boil. Stir butter mixture. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  • 3
    Microwave uncovered on High 4 minutes, stirring every minute. Stir in cherries and sesame seeds. Microwave an additional 3 minutes, stirring every minute. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.

Use dried cranberries or a mixture of dried cherries, cranberries and blueberries in place of the cherries.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
120
Calories from Fat
35
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
6%
Saturated Fat
1/2g
3%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
170mg
7%
Potassium
95mg
3%
Total Carbohydrate
20g
7%
Dietary Fiber
1g
4%
Sugars
9g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
20%
20%
Exchanges:
1/2 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; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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