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BROOKSIDE Snack Mix

Details

Timing
Timing
Total:
Bake:
1 Hr.
Prep:
15 Min.
Skill Level:
Beginner
Yields:
6 cups

Looking to add a fun and chocolatey twist to your everyday snack mix? This recipe takes some classic cereal to a whole new level by adding BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate, plus a nice coating in HERSHEY’S Cocoa. It’s truly a sweet, but balanced, treat! BROOKSIDE Snack Mix is the perfect snack to complement a bowl of popcorn on a movie night or keep party guests satisfied and smiling.

No need to follow our ingredients to a T—feel free to make this mix your own! Try swapping out those almonds for cashews or even add the extra-flavorful crunch of DOT’S Pretzels.

Want to step up your snack mix to something even more decadent? We recommend trying out the Checkered BROOKSIDE Snack Mix.  

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
15 minutes
Bake Time
1 hour
Cool Time
30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup
    butter or margarine (1/2 stick)
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 2 cups
    toasted oat cereal rings
  • 2 cups
    bite-size crisp rice squares cereal
  • 1 cup
    whole almonds
  • 1 cup
    BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Acai & Blueberry flavors, BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Pomegranate flavor or BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Goji & Raspberry flavors
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Directions

Equipment Needed 
Measuring Cup Measuring Cups
Microwave Microwave
Oven Oven
rubber spatula Rubber Spatula
baking pan 13x9x2-inch Baking Pan
food storage container Food Storage Container
spoon Wooden Spoon
bowl Microwave-Safe Bowl
1

Heat oven to 250°F. 

2

Place butter in large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at HIGH (100%) 30 seconds or until melted. 

3

Stir in cocoa and sugar. Add cereals and almonds; stir until evenly coated. 

4

Pour mixture into 13x9x2-inch baking pan. 

5

Bake 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Cool completely; stir in candy pieces. Store in tightly covered container in cool, dry place. 

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