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Sweet and Salty Valentine’s Chex™ Party Mix

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  • Prep 5 min
  • Total 15 min
  • Servings 8
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Watch out: This crowd-pleasing snack mix, made with Vanilla Chex™, chocolate candies, popcorn and peanuts, is over-the-top addictive!
Created Oct 16, 2017
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  • 1 cup Honey Nut Chex™ cereal
  • 1 cup mini pretzels
  • 2 cups lightly salted popped popcorn
  • 1/2 cup salted peanuts
  • 1/2 cup dark cocoa Candy Melts™ (molding wafers)
  • 1/2 cup white Candy Melts™ (molding wafers)
  • 1/2 cup seasonal M&M's® chocolate candies
  • 1 tablespoon Valentine’s candy sprinkles


  • 1
    Line large cookie sheet with cooking parchment paper or waxed paper. Spread cereal, mini pretzels, popcorn and peanuts on cookie sheet.
  • 2
    In separate bowls, microwave Candy Melts™ on Medium (50%) in 1-minute intervals, stirring after each, just until melted.
  • 3
    Use spoon to drizzle melts over cereal mixture. Top with candies and sprinkles. Let stand about 10 minutes or until drizzle is set. Break into pieces. Store in airtight container up to 3 days.

Expert Tips

  • Tip 1
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  • Tip 2
    Try other Chex™ cereal varieties, if desired.
  • Tip 3
    This recipe can easily be doubled for parties.

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