Halloween Snack Mix
Halloween snack mix is a sweet treat. Mix in different Halloween candies, if you'd like. Perfect for your next Halloween party!
- 3 quarts popped popcorn, cooled
- 4 cups Cheerios
- 2 cups corn or rice Chex
- 2 cups salted peanuts
- 1 cup brown sugar
- 3/4 cup light karo syrup
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 (16-ounce) package candy corn or candy pumpkins
Preparation time 25mins
Cooking time 45mins
In a large greased roasting pan, combine popcorn, cereal and peanuts.
In a large saucepan, combine brown sugar, corn syrup and butter. Bring to a rolling boil. Boil for 6 minutes, stirring occasionally. PRE-MEASURE VANILLA AND BAKING SODA.
Remove from heat, QUICKLY stir in pre-measured vanilla and baking soda until mixture is light and foamy.
Immediately pour over popcorn mixture; toss to coat. Bake uncovered at 250 degrees for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes. Cook completely and stir in candies.
1 serving (3/4 C)= 216 calories, 8g fat, 34g carbs, 2g fiber, 4g protein