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Scotcheroos Chex Mix

Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 6 minutes
Servings: 8
Scotcheroos are one of my favorite guilty pleasures and now there's an awesome scotcheroos chex mix version! It's our friends' favorite for parties!

Ingredients

  • 3 1/2 cups Chex Cereal
  • 1 cup corn syrup
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter creamy
  • 1/2 cup butterscotch chips
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips

Instructions

  • In a saucepan over medium heat, cook the karo syrup and sugar until clear and smooth, about 3 minutes.
  • Add the peanut butter and stir until combined.
  • Allow to cook for an additional minute.
  • In a very large bowl, add the chex cereal and then dump in the peanut butter mixture.
  • Fold with a large spatula until all of the cereal is coated, being careful not to break up the cereal.
  • Spread the cereal out onto wax or parchment paper to cool.
  • In a microwave safe dish, add the two chips and microwave on high for 20 second intervals, stirring occasionally until melted.
  • Drizzle over cereal and allow everything to set.

Notes

You can do just chocolate if you don't prefer the butterscotch
Nutrition Facts
Scotcheroos Chex Mix
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 599 Calories from Fat 180
% Daily Value*
Fat 20g31%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 3mg1%
Sodium 379mg16%
Potassium 309mg9%
Carbohydrates 104g35%
Fiber 6g25%
Sugar 79g88%
Protein 11g22%
Vitamin A 324IU6%
Vitamin C 3mg4%
Calcium 90mg9%
Iron 9mg50%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.