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Make Homemade Chex Mix in the microwave in 10 minutes or less! Adapted from the original Chex Mix recipe (but I use more butter).

Homemade Chex Mix

Make Homemade Chex Mix in the microwave in 10 minutes or less! Adapted from the original Chex Mix recipe (but I use more butter).

Course Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine American
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 16 servings
Calories 292 kcal

Ingredients

  • 4 cups Corn Chex cereal
  • 4 cups Rice Chex cereal
  • 2 cups bite-sized pretzels
  • 2 cups garlic chips or Melba toasts broken in to 1-inch pieces
  • 1 cup peanuts
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 teaspoons seasoned salt
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
US Customary - Metric

Instructions

  1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, combine Chex cereal, pretzels, garlic chips, and peanuts.
  2. In a small bowl, microwave butter until melted, about 30 seconds. Stir in Worcestershire sauce, seasoned salt, garlic powder, and onion powder until blended.
  3. Pour the melted butter mixture over the cereal in 3 batches, stirring well after each addition.
  4. Microwave the Chex mix on HIGH for 6 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes. Spread the Chex mix on paper towels to cool. Store in an airtight container at room temperature.

Recipe Notes

Adapted from Original Chex Party Mix.