Cinnamon Snack Toss

Cinnamon Snack Toss

A hint of cinnamon enhances this crispy caramel snack toss. It's made in the microwave so it's super easy!

15 min. prep time
18 servings
000 Ratings


5 cups wheat, corn or rice cereal
1 cup salted peanuts
1/2 cup salted whole roasted almonds
1 Half Stick (1/4 cup) Land O Lakes® Butter
1/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar
2 tablespoons light corn syrup
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
3/4 cup caramel candy corn*
3/4 cup candy-coated chocolate pieces or dark chocolate chips


Combine cereal, peanuts and almonds in bowl; set aside. 

Combine butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and cinnamon in small glass measuring cup. Microwave, stirring after each minute, 1-2 minutes or until mixture boils. 

Pour butter mixture over cereal mixture; stir to coat. Microwave 5 minutes, stirring after each minute. Pour mixture onto waxed paper. Sprinkle with candy corn and chocolate pieces.

Cool completely. Store in container with tight-fitting lid.


*Substitute candy corn flavor appropriate for the season or use caramel candy bits.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 250

Fat: 11g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 230mg

Carbohydrates: 35g

Dietary Fiber: 3g

Protein: 5g

Recipe #14961©2011Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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