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Halloween Party Mix Recipe
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Halloween Party Mix

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"My kid's teacher asked for 'non-sweet treats' for a Halloween party. A search of Allrecipes showed there were very few like that, so I took some party mix recipes and made my own. Pretzel sticks = wooden stakes. Animal-shaped crackers = wild beasts. Toasted rice cereal = tombstones."

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Original recipe makes 12 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    1 hr
  • READY IN

    1 hr 45 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees F (120 degrees C). Place butter in a 9x13-inch baking dish; melt in oven while it preheats.
  2. Stir Worcestershire sauce, garlic powder, and seasoned salt into melted butter. Gradually stir rice cereal squares, pumpkin seeds, pretzel sticks, and goldfish crackers into butter mixture until evenly coated.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven, stirring every 15 minutes, until crisp and fragrant, about 1 hour. Transfer party mix to paper towel-lined plates to cool.
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Sep 30, 2012

There wasn't enough seasoning or butter to get everything all covered. I think this could have been good had there been more butter/seasoning.

 
Sep 24, 2012

Halloween Party Mix Haiku: "The ratio's off. (There's too much rice cereal.) Flavor's kinda 'meh.'") I love snack mixes, making them, mixing them, sniggling bites of them, so I was happy to try a new one out, but this one disappointed me, mostly b/c there was so much Rice Chex, and the flavor didn't really adhere to the ingredients. I followed it exactly, and did enjoy having the opportunity to have my young daughter measure, pour, and stir, but the seasoning didn't seem to thoroughly coat all the items, so it was more like eating dry Chex w/ a few random goodies tossed in.

 
Oct 31, 2014

I agree with the others, not enough oil to coat the product. I have made it more like the chex mix with 2-3 of their flavors (versus only rice). I do like the added goldfish and pumpkin seeds. Instead of butter though (I have done both) I like to add melted bacon grease. It gives it a great flavor!

 
Nov 15, 2014

This one is perfect, you can add any variety of things to this & it's always great. I have added 2 kinds of Chex, Kix, Cheerios & the flavor is always excellent, it's very addicting!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 250 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 30.6 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Fat
  • 11.3 g
  • 17%
  • Fiber
  • 1.2 g
  • 5%
  • Protein
  • 6.1 g
  • 12%
  • Sodium
  • 561 mg
  • 22%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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