Chex® School Fuel

Chex® School Fuel

Package this energy-packed snack mix in individual containers for an on-the-go snack.

10 min.prep time 15 min.total time
8 cups
000 Ratings

Ingredients

3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
6 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter
3 tablespoons light corn syrup
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
4 cups Corn Chex® cereal
4 cups Rice Chex® cereal
1/4 cup real semi-sweet chocolate chips

Directions

Cover baking sheet with waxed paper; set aside.

Combine brown sugar, butter and corn syrup in bowl. Microwave 1-2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until melted and smooth. Stir in baking soda until dissolved. Stir in cereals.

Continue microwaving 3 minutes, stirring every minute. Spread onto prepared baking sheet. Cool 10 minutes; break into bite-sized pieces.

Microwave chocolate chips in bowl 1-2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, or until chocolate can be stirred smooth. Drizzle melted chocolate over cereal mixture. Refrigerate 3 minutes or until chocolate is set. Store in container with tight-fitting lid.


Stove-Top Directions: Cover baking sheet with waxed paper. Combine brown sugar, butter and corn syrup in 4-quart saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring often, until melted. Stir in baking soda until dissolved. Stir in cereals. Increase heat to medium-high. Cook, stirring often, until cereal is evenly coated. Spread onto prepared baking sheet. Cool 10 minutes; break into bite-sized pieces. Melt chocolate chips in 1-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring often. Drizzle melted chocolate over cereal mixture. Refrigerate 3 minutes or until chocolate is set. Store in container with tight-fitting lid.

CHEX® is a trademark of General Mills. Photo and recipe courtesy of General Mills ©2005.

Nutrition Facts (1/2 cup)

Calories: 160

Fat: 5g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 190mg

Carbohydrates: 26g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 1g

Recipe #13281©2004Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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