Chicago Party Mix
Servings and Ingredients
|3 c.||Hy-Vee toasted corn cereal|
|3 c.||Hy-Vee toasted wheat cereal|
|2 c.||Hy-Vee toasted rice cereal|
|2 c.||Hy-Vee reduced-fat bite-size square cheese crackers, divided|
|⅓ c.||light brown sugar or molasses|
|⅓ c.||light corn syrup|
|½ tsp.||baking soda|
|3 c.||Angie's Boomchickapop white cheddar cheese popcorn|
- In a large microwavable bowl, mix cereals and 1 cup cheese crackers; set aside.
- Place butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and salt in 2-cup microwavable measuring cup. Microwave on HIGH for 1 minute 30 seconds. Stir; microwave on HIGH until bubbling. Remove from microwave; stir in baking soda. Mixture will foam a little, but keep mixing until baking soda is dissolved. Pour mixture over the cereal and crackers; stir until fully coated.
- Microwave on HIGH for 4 minutes, stirring after every minute. Spread coated mixture on waxed paper-lined baking sheet. Let cool for about 5 minutes to let caramel fully harden. Stir in remaining 1/2 cup cheese crackers and the 3 cups popcorn.
100 Calories per serving
Amounts Per Serving
- Total Fat: 3g
- Cholesterol: 5mg
- Sodium: 190mg
- Total Carbohydrates: 18g
- Protein: 1g
adapted from General Mills.