Spicy Snack Mix

  • Yield: 12 cups servings


1/2cup (1 stick) butter
4teaspoons chili powder
1teaspoon garlic salt
1teaspoon garlic powder
1teaspoon onion salt
1teaspoon Beau Monde seasoning, optional
4cups Crispix cereal
2cups Bugles snacks
2cups small corn chips
2cups mini cheese-flavored crackers
2cups pizza- or cheese-flavored goldfish crackers
1/4cup grated Parmesan cheese


  1. Preheat oven to 250F. Melt butter in oven in a roasting pan.
  2. Remove pan from oven and stir in seasonings. Add Crispix, Bugles, corn chips, cheese crackers and goldfish crackers; mix well to coat.
  3. Bake 15 minutes. Add Parmesan and stir to coat well. Bake 30 minutes longer, or until golden brown, stirring every 15 minutes. Cool completely.
  4. Store in tightly covered containers. The mix freezes well in containers or zip-top plastic freezer bags.

—Recipe by Page Gray, Duncan, Okla.