Looking for an easy gift idea for friends, family or co-workers? Try wrapping your favorite Chex Party Mix in a colorful tin or bag and personalize it with your own recipe card.
To make things even sweeter, Kroger Family of Stores will have Chex cereal on sale so you can impress your guests without stressing your wallet. For 3 weeks, from December 2nd – December 25th, Kroger will offer Chex cereal at their lowest prices of the year!
I was surprised at how many yummy recipes you can make with Chex mix. My MIL and I made the Chex® Lemon Buddies for Thanksgiving and it was so good and a huge hit with our family. I definitively recommend you add chex mix to your Christmas/new years menu this year.
Here is the Lemon buddy's recipe in case you would like to try it
Prep Time: 15 Min
Total Time: 15 Min
Makes: 24 servings (1/2 cup)
9 cups Rice Chex® cereal
1 1/4 cups white vanilla baking chips
1/4 cup butter or margarine
4 teaspoons grated lemon peel
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 cups powdered sugar
1. Into large bowl, measure cereal; set aside.
2. In 1-quart microwavable bowl, microwave chips, butter, lemon peel and juice uncovered on
High 1 minute; stir. Microwave about 30 seconds longer or until mixture can be stirred smooth.
Pour mixture over cereal, stirring until evenly coated. Pour into 2-gallon resealable food-storage
3. Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; gently shake until well coated. Spread on waxed paper or
foil to cool. Store in airtight container.
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