Spring Chex Mix

Spring Chex Mix 

Easter dessert recipes are my favorite. They are so cute with the pastel colors. This ooey gooey Chex mix is just that! Cute and so yummy. No matter what the holiday is, I love making Chex mix and making it festive. 

Spring Chex Mix 

ingredients

6 cups Chex Mix Cereal
6 cups Golden Graham Cereal
2 3/4 cups sweetened shredded coconut, dye with green food coloring before adding
2 cups sliced almonds
3/4 cup butter
1 1/4 cups light corn syrup
1 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoon coconut extract
 

toppings:

1 cup mini marshmallows
1 cup pastel m&m’s
1 cup spring sprinkles (I found these at Walmart in the baking end cap)
 

instructions

In a large bowl mix together chex mix, golden grahams,  green coconut, and almonds. In a medium saucepan melt butter and stir in corn syrup and sugar. Bring to a boil for 2 minutes. Then remove from heat and add the coconut extract. Pour the mixture over the chex mix mixture and mix well. Stir for a couple of minutes making sure that all the cereal is coated! Add the toppings. Then enjoy.

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2 Comments

  1. Betty Wilner says:

    Are you supposed to bake it in the oven to dry it out a bit? My is all stuck together and I don’t see where you say to bake it. And your photos show the mix on baking sheets, which is misleading if
    it not supposed to be baked. Not sure what I did wrong. Bummer

    1. Scarlett Bendixen says:

      no it will become less sticky once it sets up

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