Snack Mix

Snack mix is a standard appetizer at most parties that is fast and easy to make. Prepare it a day in advance and store in a zippered plastic bag to save some time the day of an event.

Serves: 12Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 1 hour 15 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 12


  • 6 cups corn and rice cereal
  • 3 cups wheat cereal squares
  • 1 cup oat “O” shaped cereal
  • 1 cup salted mixed nuts
  • 1 cup mini pretzels
  • 1 cup pretzel sticks
  • 6 Tbsp. melted butter
  • 2 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1⁄2 tsp. onion powder
  • 1 tsp. seasoned salt


  • Preheat oven to 250°F. Combine cereals, nuts, and pretzels in a large roasting pan.
  • In a small bowl, combine melted butter, Worcestershire sauce, garlic powder, onion powder, and seasoned salt.
  • Drizzle the butter mixture over the cereal mixture and toss to distribute.
  • Bake in the oven for 15 minutes. Stir. Continue baking for 45 more minutes, stirring every 15 minutes, so that total cooking time is 1 hour.
  • Remove from oven. Spread mix out on cookie sheets and let cool.