sweet-n-nutty-snack-mix

Sweet ‘n Nutty Snack Mix

Prep Time:
20 min

Cook Time:
N/A

Servings:
5 Servings

Difficulty:
Easy

Prep Time:
20 min

Cook Time:
N/A

Servings:
5 Servings

Difficulty:
Easy

INGREDIENTS

  • 4 1/2 C. party mix OR crispy multi-grain cereal
  • 2 Tbsp. Crisco® Butter Flavor All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1/2 C. chocolate chips
  • 1/4 C. creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 tsp. Spice Islands® Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 3/4 C. powdered sugar

DIRECTIONS

  1. PLACE party mix or cereal into large bowl.
  2. MICROWAVE shortening, chocolate chips and peanut butter in microwave-safe bowl on MEDIUM (50% power), checking at 1 minute intervals until melted.
  3. REMOVE mixture from microwave; stir in vanilla.
  4. POUR over cereal; mix until well coated. Place powdered sugar in plastic resealable food storage bag. Add coated cereal; toss to coat well.
  5. SPREAD onto sheet of wax paper to cool. When cool, pick up with hands and store in airtight container. Refrigerate. Discard excess sugar.

Nutrition

Serving size
(1/10 of recipe, abt 1/2 C)

  • Calories 220
  • Calories from Fat90g
  • Total Fat 10g
  • Saturated Fat 3g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
  • Monounsaturated Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 0mg
  • Sodium 270mg
  • Potassium 0mg
  • Total Carbohydrates 31g
  • Dietary Fiber 2g
  • Sugars 15g
  • Protein 4g
  • Vitamin A 0%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Vitamin D 0%
  • Calcium 0%
  • Thiamin 0%
  • Niacin 0%
  • Zinc 0%
  • Riboflavin 0%
  • Iron 0%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet