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Jack-o'-Lantern Jumble

 Jack-o'-Lantern Jumble
"Perfect for Halloween, this snack mix pairs candy corn with crisp cereal tossed with a savory seasoning that has a hint of peanut butter," says field editor DeEtta Rasmussen, Fort Madison, Iowa. "The bowl empties in no time."
10 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 1 hour


  • 4 cups Corn Chex
  • 4 cups Rice Chex
  • 1 cup salted peanuts
  • 1/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 1/4 cup peanut butter
  • 2-1/4 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 cup candy corn


  • In a large bowl, combine the cereal and peanuts. In a small saucepan
  • over medium heat, combine the butter, peanut butter, Worcestershire
  • sauce, salt and garlic powder; cook and stir until butter and peanut
  • butter are melted. Pour over cereal mixture and toss to coat.
  • Spread into a greased 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan. Bake at
  • 250° for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Cool; stir in candy
  • corn. Store in an airtight container. Yield: about 2 quarts.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (3/4 cup) equals 322 calories, 15 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 12 mg cholesterol, 481 mg sodium, 42 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 7 g protein.