Tropical Chex Mix
Tropical Chex Mix is the perfect Hawaiian-inspired snack, sweetened and filled with Chex cereal, macadamia nuts, pineapple, coconut and banana chips!
Servings: 12 cups
- 4 cups Rice Chex
- 4 cups Corn Chex
- 5 Tbsp. butter melted
- 5 Tbsp. brown sugar
- 2 tsp. coconut extract
- 1 cup macadamia nuts
- 1 cup dried pineapple pieces
- 1 cup dried banana chips
- 1 cup dried coconut pieces or 1 cup shredded coconut (optional)
Mix the melted butter, brown sugar, and coconut extract.
Place the Rice Chex, Corn Chex, and macadamia nuts in a large bowl.
Pour the butter mixture over the cereal mixture and stir until everything is evenly distributed.
Spread on a parchment-lined cookie sheet.
Bake at 275 degrees for 45 minutes, stirring every 15 minutes.
If using shredded coconut, add it to the mix for the last 15 minutes of baking.
Cool and store in an airtight container.
Calories: 350kcal | Carbohydrates: 41g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 209mg | Potassium: 161mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 22g | Vitamin A: 660IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 92mg | Iron: 7mg