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Island Vacation Party Mix Recipe

Island Vacation Party Mix Recipe

What's not to love about this taste of the tropics? With a simple, no bake method, you'll be munching on this snack in no time. Melissa Talbott, Peoria, IL
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min. YIELD:16 servings


  • 2-1/2 cups Corn Chex
  • 2-1/2 cups Rice Chex
  • 2 cups macadamia nuts
  • 1/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons corn syrup
  • 1 cup flaked coconut
  • 1 package (6 ounces) chopped dried pineapple
  • 1 cup white baking chips


  • 1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, combine cereals and nuts; set aside. In a small microwave-safe bowl, combine the butter, sugar and corn syrup. Microwave, uncovered, on high for 2 minutes, stirring once. Pour over cereal mixture and toss to coat.
  • 2. Cook cereal mixture, uncovered, on high for 2 minutes, stirring once. Add coconut; cook 2 minutes longer, stirring once. Spread onto waxed paper to cool. Stir in pineapple and chips. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 3 quarts.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup equals 407 calories, 31 g fat (9 g saturated fat), 9 mg cholesterol, 209 mg sodium, 33 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 4 g protein.