Sweet and Salty Snack Mix with Cheerios

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This yummy snack mix has a touch of sweet and a touch of salt combining for the perfect treat for at home or on the go.

4 C Cheerios
2 C mini pretzel twists
1 C raisins
1 C peanuts
1/2 C butter
1 C brown sugar
1/4 C corn syrup
1/2 tsp baking soda

Heat oven to 250 degrees. Mix together Cheerios, pretzels, raisins and peanuts in a large bowl. In a large pot or saucepan, mix butter, brown sugar and corn syrup. Melt over medium heat and then bring to a boil for 2 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from the heat and stir in the baking soda. Add Cheerios mixture to pan and stir to coat. Spread mix on a jelly roll pan or cookie sheet for 15 minutes. Let cool and then break apart. Store in a zip-top baggie or sealed container.



  1. ellen beck says

    I am a huge fan of cereal based snacks. They are good, easy to make and kid friendly. This looks great!

  2. ellen beck says

    I commented just not showing 🙂 I always double check if it ‘took’. Anyway I bookmarked this one to add to my collection!

  3. This sounds great. Thank you for sharing.

  4. ellen beck says

    This sounds terrific one oof my favorite snaxks is Checx mic. I like how this would be sweet and salty


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