Caramel Crispix in Microwave

1
Lois Payment

By
@Pymtcook

Found this recipe on Cooks.com while looking for some new snack ideas for a family party coming up. Couldn't keep my husband out of it! He loved it! It was so easy and quick. Hopefully there will be some left for the party...made two batches! I think you could use all peanuts if preferred. I found it broke up better when slightly warm too.

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Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/4 c
    white corn syrup
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 stick
    butter
  • 8 c
    crispix or corn or rice cereal
  • 11/4 c
    mixed nuts
  • 1/4 tsp
    soda
  • 1/4 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make Caramel Crispix in Microwave

Step-by-Step

  1. Place the cereal and nuts in a 'double' grocery bag. Shake to mix. Set aside.
  2. Combine first 4 ingredients in large microwavable bowl. Microwave on high for 2-1/2 minutes. Stir. Cook 2-1/2 minutes more. Add soda and vanilla. Stir well.
  3. Pour the caramel mixture (while hot) into the grocery bag with cereal. Shake well then place in microwave on high for 1-1/2 minutes. Shake again. MIcrowave 1-1/2 minutes more. Shake and pour onto jelly roll plan to cool and break up.

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About Caramel Crispix in Microwave

Course/Dish: Nuts Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Dairy Free
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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