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Chex™ Popcorn-Pretzel Chunks Party Mix

  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 15 min
  • Servings 20

A favorite among the Chex™ team members, this crunchy super-snack disappeared in no time. Don't be surprised if the same thing happens at your next party! MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

4
cups Vanilla Chex™ cereal
3
cups popped popcorn
1
cup fish-shaped pretzel crackers
2
tablespoons butter or margarine
1
jar (7 ounces) marshmallow creme
1/2
cup candy-coated milk chocolate pretzels

Steps

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  • 1
    Spray very large microwavable bowl with cooking spray. Mix cereal, popcorn and pretzel crackers in bowl.
  • 2
    In medium microwavable bowl, microwave marshmallow crème and butter uncovered on High about 1 minute, stirring after 30 seconds, until crème and butter are melted and can be stirred smooth.
  • 3
    Stir, pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 2 to 3 minutes, stirring every minute, until mixture is glazed. Cool 5 minutes; stir in candies. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Break into chunks. Store covered.

Expert Tips

  • This sweet and salty snack is super-yummy and easy to make, but the marshmallow creme makes the prep a bit sticky. To minimize stickiness, spray bowls, spoons and spatulas with cooking spray before using.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/2 cup
Calories
80
Calories from Fat
25
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3g
5%
Saturated Fat
1g
6%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
125mg
5%
Potassium
15mg
0%
Total Carbohydrate
12g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
6g
Protein
1g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
4%
4%
Iron
15%
15%
Exchanges:
1/2 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; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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