15 Minutes!

Cheesy Ranch Chex® Mix

Enjoy this tasty snack that’s highlighted with the popular flavor of ranch dressing.

Prep Time:15 min
Start to Finish:15 min
Makes:26 servings (1/2 cup each)

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Ingredients
9cups Corn Chex®, Rice Chex® or Wheat Chex® cereal (or combination)
2cups bite-size pretzel twists
2cups bite-size cheese crackers
3tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
1package (1 oz) ranch dressing and seasoning mix
1/2cup grated Parmesan cheese
Tips
Variation
Go ahead and add some peanuts or mixed nuts to the mix—about 1 cup would be just enough!
Special Touch
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Preparation Directions
1.In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal, pretzels and crackers. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 30 seconds or until melted. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated. Stir in dressing mix and cheese until evenly coated.
2.Microwave uncovered on High 3 minutes, stirring after each minute. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.
High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): No change.
Nutritional Information
1 Serving: Calories 100 (Calories from Fat 30); Total Fat 3g (Saturated Fat 1 1/2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 5mg; Sodium 310mg; Total Carbohydrate 14g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 2g); Protein 2% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 4%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 6%; Iron 20Exchanges: 1 Starch; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 1/2 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 1 MyPyramid Servings: 1 tsp Fats & Oils 
*% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.