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My Favorite Spicy + Zesty Chex Mix

Nov 24, 2021

I love to make Chex mix for road trips and the holidays. This recipe is one of my go-tos. I originally found this recipe via Half Baked Harvest (she is my favorite) and I have made several changes to suit our spicy taste! It is slightly spicy and zesty and so delicious. Beware it is addictive!! I have a hard time restraining myself with this mix. You can honestly do any ratio of the Chex Mix and crackers. We don’t like pretzels so I never add in pretzels but feel free to if you love them! I love the combo of cheez-its and goldfish. I use mixed nuts but again any nuts will work. These little containers are perfect to put the mix in as little neighbor gifts!

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S P I C Y + Z E S T Y C H E X M I X (adapted via Half Baked Harvest)

2 cups rice Chex mix

2 cups wheat Chex mix

1 cup Cheez-Its

1 cup Goldfish

1 cup Mixed Nuts

1 stick salted butter

2 tablespoons Worcestershire

2 tablespoons hot sauce (I use Texas Pete)

2 teaspoons garlic powder

2 teaspoons onion powder

2 teaspoons dried chives

2 teaspoons dried dill

2 teaspoons dried parsley

1 teaspoon cayenne

1 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon pepper

Melt butter. Stir in hot sauce, worchestire, garlic salt, onion powder, garlic powder, chives, dill, parsley, cayenne, salt and pepper. Mix together well.

In a large bowl add Rice Chex Mix, Wheat Chex Mix, goldfish, Cheez-Its, and nuts. Stir well and then pour butter mixture over top. Mix together really well stir a solid 2 minutes to make sure it is all evenly distributed.

Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Spread the mixture evenly on this baking sheet. Bake at 300 degrees 45 minutes. Stir every 10-15 minuets as it cooks. Let cool and store in containers up to a week.

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