Odds 'n' Ends Snack Mix
Cayenne pepper packs some punch in this crunchy blend of cereal, crackers, pretzels and peanuts from Terry Kuehn of Waunkee, Wisconsin. Although it makes a big batch, you might have to make more at halftime!
42 ServingsPrep: 10 min. Bake: 1 hour + cooling
- 4 cups Corn Chex
- 4 cups Rice Chex
- 4 cups Wheat Chex
- 1 package (10 ounces) pretzel sticks
- 2 cups dry roasted peanuts
- 1 package (6 ounces) miniature fish-shaped crackers
- 1 cup butter, melted
- 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
- 1 teaspoon seasoned salt
- 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
- In a large bowl, combine the first six ingredients. In a small bowl,
- combine the butter, Worcestershire sauce, seasoned salt and cayenne;
- pour over cereal mixture and stir to coat. Spread into two greased
- 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pans. Bake at 300° for 1 hour,
- stirring every 15 minutes. Spread on paper towels to cool. Store in
- airtight containers. Yield: about 4 quarts.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1/2 cup) equals 154 calories, 9 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 12 mg cholesterol, 362 mg sodium, 17 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 3 g protein.