Cocoa Munch Mix Recipe

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Cocoa Munch Mix Recipe
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Cocoa Munch Mix Recipe

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"This sweet snack is a nice change of pace from the typical cookies and brownies found at bake sales," relates Amanda Denton of Barre, Vermont. "Packed in resealable bags, it always goes fast. It's great for camping trips, too."
MAKES:
10 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. Bake: 1 hour + cooling
MAKES:
10 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. Bake: 1 hour + cooling

Ingredients

  • 4 cups Cheerios
  • 4 cups Chex
  • 1 cup slivered almonds
  • 2 tablespoons baking cocoa
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 package (10 to 12 ounces) vanilla or white chips

Directions

In a large bowl, combine cereals and almonds. In a small bowl, combine the cocoa, sugar and butter. Pour over cereal mixture and toss to coat.
Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. Bake at 250° for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Cool completely. Stir in raisins and chips. Yield: 10 servings.
Originally published as Cocoa Munch Mix in Quick Cooking January/February 2001, p10

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 468 calories, 27g fat (13g saturated fat), 32mg cholesterol, 341mg sodium, 55g carbohydrate (14g sugars, 4g fiber), 8g protein.

  • 4 cups Cheerios
  • 4 cups Chex
  • 1 cup slivered almonds
  • 2 tablespoons baking cocoa
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 package (10 to 12 ounces) vanilla or white chips
  1. In a large bowl, combine cereals and almonds. In a small bowl, combine the cocoa, sugar and butter. Pour over cereal mixture and toss to coat.
  2. Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. Bake at 250° for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Cool completely. Stir in raisins and chips. Yield: 10 servings.
Originally published as Cocoa Munch Mix in Quick Cooking January/February 2001, p10

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dawn_rob_jj User ID: 2172832 70098
Reviewed Mar. 29, 2011

"This is one of my favorites!!!! Soooo good!"

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Mattsmyboy1 User ID: 4105553 82921
Reviewed Oct. 26, 2010

"We love this snack mix...have been making it since my son was little! I love that you can taylor-make this recipe for different seasons. Tonight I am adding fall-color M&M's and candy corn for our Halloween Cub scout meeting."

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