Nutty Cinnamon Caramel Snack Mix
Sweet and crunchy snack mix.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Cool Time: 1 hour
Yield: 10 to 11 cups
1/2 cup butter OR margarine
1-1/4 cups brown sugar
1/4 cup corn syrup, dark OR light
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 cups toasted oat cereal
2 cups bite-size shredded wheat cereal
2 cups bite-size rice cereal squares
2 cups bite-size toasted corn cereal squares
1-1/2 cups Fisher® Chef's Naturals Pecan Halves OR Fisher® Chef's Naturals Walnut Halves and Pieces
1 cup raisins
Spray two baking sheets and an extra large mixing bowl with cooking spray. Set aside.
Combine butter, brown sugar, corn syrup, cinnamon and salt in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly, and continue cooking 2 minutes.
Toss cereals, nuts and raisins together in prepared mixing bowl. Pour hot syrup over mixture and stir until cereal is completely coated. Spread evenly on prepared baking sheets; let cool to room temperature, about 1 hour.
Break apart and serve, or store in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks.
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