Original 2009 Party Chex Mix

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Dec. 09, 2010

If you are looking for quick and easy party nibbles to treat your guests, Betty has the perfect recipe for you. She whomps up a quick, tasty treat using Chex flakes that is so simple, yet sophisticated that your guests won't get over them easily. This stunning mix can be assembled ahead and is sure to satisfy a huge crowd at your next posh party.


Corn chex cereal 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Chex rice cereal 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Wheat chex cereal 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Mixed nuts 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Bite size pretzels 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Garlic flavor bite size bagel chips/Regular chips broken into 1 inch pieces
Butter/Margarine 6 Tablespoon
Worcestershire sauce 2 Tablespoon
Seasoned salt 1 Teaspoon
Garlic powder 3/4 Teaspoon
Onion powder 1/2 Teaspoon


1. In large microwaveable bowl, mix cereals, nuts, pretzels, and bagel chips; set aside. In small microwaveable bowl, microwave butter, uncovered, on High, about 40 seconds or until melted. Stir in seasonings. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.

2.Microwave, uncovered on High, 5 to 6 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.

Oven directions: Heat oven to 250 degrees F. In large bowl, mix cereal, nuts, pretzels, and bagel chips; set aside. In ungreased large roasting pan, melt butter in oven. Stir in seasonings. Gradually stir in cereal mixture until evenly coated. Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool, about 15 minutes. Store in airtight container.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 809Calories from Fat 325

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 36 g55.4%

Saturated Fat 13 g65%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 1787 mg74.46%

Total Carbohydrates 108 g36%

Dietary Fiber 8 g32%

Sugars 9 g

Protein 18 g36%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet