Taco Crunch Mix

Sweet and spicy.

Quick Facts

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Bake Time: 1 hour
Yield: 18 cups


  • 4 cups corn OR rice cereal squares
  • 3 cups pretzels
  • 3 cups bite-size corn tortilla chips
  • 3 cups cheesey fish crackers
  • 3 cups wheat snack crackers
  • 1 cup salted peanuts
  • 1/2 cup butter OR margarine
  • 1/2 cup Karo┬« Light OR Dark Corn Syrup
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 package taco seasoning


  1. Preheat oven to 250F.

    Spray a large roasting pan with cooking spray. Combine cereal, pretzels, corn chips, fish crackers, wheat crackers and peanuts in the roaster.

    Melt butter in a medium saucepan. Add corn syrup, brown sugar and taco seasoning. Bring to a boil over medium-heat, stirring constantly.

    Pour over cereal mixture; tossing to coat well. Bake 60 minutes, stirring every 15 minutes. Cool, stirring frequently. Store in tightly covered container.