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Pistachio Lime Chex™ Party Mix

  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 15 min
  • Servings 14

Vanilla Chex™, lime and pistachio flavors blend wonderfully to make a sensational new snack mix! MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

6
cups Vanilla Chex™ cereal
1
cup roasted, salted pistachios, shelled
1/4
cup butter or margarine
1/4
cup packed brown sugar
1/4
cup frozen (thawed) limeade concentrate
1
teaspoon grated lime peel

Steps

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  • 1
    In large microwavable bowl, measure cereal and pistachios; set aside.
  • 2
    In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter until melted, about 30 seconds. Stir in brown sugar and juice concentrate; microwave on High 30 seconds; stir. Microwave 30 seconds longer or until mixture is boiling; stir in lime peel. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated.
  • 3
    Microwave uncovered on High about 3 minutes, stirring every minute, until cereal is glazed. Spread on waxed paper to cool. (Cereal will crisp as it stands.) Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

  • Always read labels to make sure each recipe ingredient is gluten free. Products and ingredient sources can change.
  • If you love limes, you're in for a treat, this is a tart lime flavor. If lime peel puts you over the top, leave the peel out, the limeade concentrate gives enough flavor without the peel.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/2 cup
Calories
120
Calories from Fat
80
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
13%
Saturated Fat
2 1/2g
13%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
180mg
7%
Potassium
100mg
3%
Total Carbohydrate
9g
3%
Dietary Fiber
1g
5%
Sugars
7g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%
8%
Vitamin C
4%
4%
Calcium
8%
8%
Iron
30%
30%
Exchanges:
1/2 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 Choice
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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