Hot Buttered Yum Chex® Mix

Hot Buttered Yum Chex® Mix

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"Stir up a rich and buttery mix married with delicate spices and rum flavoring."
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15 m servings 110 cals
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Original recipe yields 16 servings



  • Calories:
  • 110 kcal
  • 6%
  • Fat:
  • 3.3 g
  • 5%
  • Carbs:
  • 19.3g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 0.6 g
  • 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Sodium:
  • 98 mg
  • 4%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Nutritional Information

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. In large microwaveable bowl, place cereals. In 2-cup microwaveable measuring cup, microwave butter, brown sugar and honey uncovered on High 2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until mixture is bubbly. Stir in spices and rum flavoring. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until coated.
  2. Microwave uncovered on High 3 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl after every minute.
  3. Cool slightly; about 5 minutes. Stir in marshmallows. Spread on waxed paper. Store in airtight container.


  1. 16 Ratings

Most helpful positive review

Truly a yummy recipe on it's own but when I tried it second time I added some Heath toffee bits. Look out!!

Most helpful critical review

It became very soggy and sticky

Truly a yummy recipe on it's own but when I tried it second time I added some Heath toffee bits. Look out!!

This is delicious! I substituted vanilla for the rum (personal preference) and it is very yummy. The aromas of the spices are wonderful too!! I think I like what the other reviewers said too,...

This is yummy! Second batch I added 1 c. pretzels & 1 c. dry roasted peanuts for some added texture & crunch. I think mixed nuts would also work nicely. I took this to a Caroling & Cocoa chur...

This is so easy to make and has lots of flavor just like a hot buttered rum!

Yummy stuff!


I made this and it was FANTASTIC! But, having made my own chex mix at the holiday times for many years I was skeptical of doing this in the micro. I did mine in the oven (250') for 15 min. then ...

Wow! This recipe rocked! I added pecans and almonds and didn't do the marshmallows. It smells like a wonderful pie baking in the oven. I chose to bake at 250 degrees for 45 minutes. Stirring e...

I made this for Christmas baskets and it was a hit! A little extra rum flavoring is even better!