15 Minutes!

Cinnamon-Apple Chex® Mix (1/2 Recipe)

Just 15 minutes and this snack mix can be ready to eat—the combination of crunchy fruits and cereal is irresistible!

Prep Time:10 min
Start to Finish:15 min
Makes:8 servings (1/2 cup each)

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Wheat Chex®
2 1/2cups Wheat Chex® cereal
1/2cup lightly salted whole almonds
2tablespoons butter or margarine
3tablespoons packed brown sugar
1tablespoon light corn syrup
1/2teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2cup chopped dried apples
1/4cup vanilla yogurt-covered raisins
It’s easy to snip the apples into small pieces with a handy kitchen scissors.
Special Touch
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Preparation Directions
1.In medium microwavable bowl, mix cereal and almonds.
2.In microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and cinnamon uncovered on High 45 to 60 seconds, stirring halfway through microwave time, until mixture is boiling; stir. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 2 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl after 1 minute. Stir in apples; microwave uncovered on High about 1 minute or until apples just begin to brown on edges.
3.Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool, about 5 minutes. Place in serving bowl; stir in raisins. Store in airtight container.
Nutritional Information
1 Serving: Calories 230 (Calories from Fat 80); Total Fat 9g (Saturated Fat 3g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 10mg; Sodium 200mg; Total Carbohydrate 33g (Dietary Fiber 4g, Sugars 16g); Protein 4% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6%; Vitamin C 2%; Calcium 8%; Iron 35Exchanges: 1 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 1 1/2 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 2 MyPyramid Servings: 1 tsp Fats & Oils, 1 oz-equivalents Meat & Beans 
*% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.