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Looking for a fun sweet and salty party mix? One that’s easy to make in large quantities and tastes fantastic? This party mix recipe with rice and corn chex, pretzels, cheerios, dry roasted peanuts and M&M’s is well-loved by friends and family. Make it for your next event for an inexpensive treat that everyone loves! During the holidays, this party mix also makes thoughtful little gifts for neighbors. Bag it up in cellophane with ribbon and deliver holiday cheer all around!
The best part of this recipe is that it can’t go wrong. The ingredients (and amounts) below are those I tend to use in the mix, but you can change it up as you like or based on what you have in the house. Use different types of cereals, add walnuts in place of peanuts, and substitute crushed reese’s pieces for the M&M’s. You are limited only by your imagination!
1 lb. white chocolate chips (or almond bark)
3 cups rice chex
3 cups corn chex
3 cups cheerios
3 cups pretzels (any shape, whatever you like best!)
1 jar dry roasted peanuts
1 bag M&Ms
Melt the almond bark in an oversized microwave safe bowl in the microwave. When melted, remove from the microwave and add the remaining ingredients, ending with the M&M’s. With a large wooden spoon, mix well. Reach all the way to the bottom or the bowl to make sure you mix all the ingredients with the white chocolate. If the mixture seems too moist, add more cereal as needed.