Chex® Apple Pie Snack Mix Recipe

  • 3 cups Cinnamon Chex® cereal
  • 3 cups Rice Chex® cereal
  • 1 cup walnut pieces
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 2 cups dried or freeze-dried apples, coarsely chopped if necessary
  • 1 cup white vanilla baking chips
  • 1 teaspoon shortening
  1. In large microwaveable bowl, mix cereals and walnuts.
  2. In 2-cup microwaveable measuring cup, microwave brown sugar, butter, cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg uncovered for about 1 1/2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until smooth and bubbly. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  3. Microwave uncovered on High 4 minutes, stirring after each minute. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Sprinkle apples evenly over cereal mixture.
  4. In small microwaveable bowl, microwave white vanilla baking chips and shortening uncovered on High about 1 minute or until chips can be stirred smooth. Drizzle over cereal mixture; let stand until set. Break into bite-size pieces. Store in airtight container.