Cereal Snack

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This is delicious snack made with Chex cereal; it takes crunch to a new level! I hope you enjoy this simple recipe!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
makes 8 cups
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

8 c
rice chex cereal
1 1/2 c
vanilla baking chips or other flavor of your choice
1/4 c
butter
3 Tbsp
heavy cream
2 Tbsp
orange zest or lemon or lime
1 tsp
orange extract or other
1 c
powdered sugar, for dusting snack

How to Make Cereal Snack

Step-by-Step

  • 1Place cereal in large roaster or a large bowl, set aside.
    Melt chips,in microwave safe bowl with butter, cream and orange zest at 30 second intervals, stirring after each interval until smooth and creamy. Stir in extract.
  • 2Pour mixture evenly over Chex or other cereal of choice, and mix gently with buttered spatula until well coated.
  • 3Place mixture into a 2 gallon size Ziploc bag, add powdered sugar; seal bag.
    Shake bag until cereal is evenly coated, if desired.
  • 4Or if desired, skip the powdered sugar step and put mixture in a preheated 275^ oven and bake 20 minutes, stirring 1/2 way through baking. Allow to cool and store in an airtight container.

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About Cereal Snack

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy