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    Mexican Chex Mix

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    10 mins

    5 mins

    5 mins

    Molly53's Note:

    A Southwestern twist on a perennial favorite sure to tickle your taste buds. From the Chex Cereal Company.

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    Ingredients:

    Serves: 52

    Yield:

    cups

    Units: US | Metric

    • 8 cups Corn Chex
    • 4 cups corn chips
    • 2 cups bite-size cheese crackers
    • 1 (3 1/2 ounce) bag microwave popcorn, popped
    • 3 tablespoons margarine or 3 tablespoons butter (not tub or spread product)
    • 1/3 cup grated parmesan cheese
    • 1 (1 1/4 ounce) envelope taco seasoning mix

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Mix dry ingredients in large resealable plastic food-storage bag or bowl.
    2. 2
      Drizzle with margarine.
    3. 3
      Seal bag; shake until mixture is evenly coated.
    4. 4
      Add cheese and taco seasoning mix.
    5. 5
      Seal bag; shake until mixture is evenly coated.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on November 18, 2007

      25

      Nice recipe but needed lots of help. I know this was written verbatim off the Chex site but there are serious problems. First, not enough moisture. I suggest using two sticks of butter. Second, add the taco mix, a bit of Tabasco and the parmesan to the melted butter. Pour it over the mixture and toss to coat then bake it for an hour in a 300 degree oven stirring every so often. It comes out crispy not the soggy mess of the original recipe. Sorry.

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    • on May 10, 2005

      45

      I really liked this, although I did change the recipe quite a bit, hence the 4 stars. I used 4 c chex, 2 c fritos, 2 c Cheese Nips, and 2 c pretzel twists. I then doubled the amount of butter, whisked in the seasoning (minus the cheese) and poured it over. I baked the mix for about 30 minutes in a 325 degree oven, and it was great!

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    Nutritional Facts for Mexican Chex Mix

    Serving Size: 1 (11 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 52

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 47.1
     
    Calories from Fat 15
    31%
    Total Fat 1.6 g
    2%
    Saturated Fat 0.5 g
    2%
    Cholesterol 0.9 mg
    0%
    Sodium 89.4 mg
    3%
    Total Carbohydrate 7.1 g
    2%
    Dietary Fiber 0.4 g
    1%
    Sugars 0.5 g
    2%
    Protein 1.1 g
    2%

    The following items or measurements are not included:

    corn chips

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