Gooey Chex Mix

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Gooey Chex Mix is the ultimate sweet and salty snack for game day or any party. You won’t be able to stop eating this gooey and delicious treat!

Gooey Chex Mix is a sweet and salty snack with coconut and almonds. Life-in-the-Lofthouse.com

Oh friends, have I got an amazing treat for you. This is Gooey Chex Mix and it is a life-changer! 🙂 This is the ultimate sweet and salty snack that would be perfect for game day or any party.

Rice Chex and Golden Grahams cereals give it that crunch we all love, and it’s covered in a sweet coating with shredded coconut and almonds. It is so yum!

Gooey Chex Mix is a sweet and salty snack with coconut and almonds. Life-in-the-Lofthouse.com

I remember when I first had this deliciousness at a friends party a few years back. After I had my first bite I knew there was no turning back. haha. I could not stop eating it, and no one else could either. It was gone in no time at all!

This recipe makes a lot so it’s the perfect thing to make when expecting a crowd. You can also whip it up pretty quickly. It takes about 20 minutes to make so it’s another great recipe to have on hand for a last minute treat!

Gooey Chex Mix is a sweet and salty snack with coconut and almonds. Life-in-the-Lofthouse.com

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Gooey Chex Mix

Course Chex Mix, Dessert, Desserts, Snacks, Sweets, Treats
Prep Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 18
Author Holly

Ingredients

  • 1 box 12 ounces Rice Chex cereal
  • 1 box 11.7 ounces Golden Grahams cereal
  • 1 bag 7 ounces sweetened shredded coconut
  • 2 bags 2 ounces, each sliced almonds
  • 1 1/2 cups 3 sticks salted butter
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 2/3 cups light corn syrup
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Instructions

  • Line two large rimmed baking sheets with parchment paper. Set aside.
  • In a very large bowl, combine Rice Chex cereal, Golden Grahams cereal, coconut and almonds. Gently stir to combine. Then divide cereal mixture evenly into two large bowls. Set aside.
  • In a medium saucepan, melt butter over medium-high heat. Once butter is melted add the granulated sugar and corn syrup. Stir continuously until mixture comes to a soft boil.
  • Once boiling, set a timer for two minutes. Remove from heat after two minutes.
  • Quickly stir in vanilla extract.
  • Carefully, (it will be very hot) pour half of the syrup mixture over each bowl of the cereal mixtures. Gently stir to coat cereal. Pour each bowl out over prepared baking sheets. Let stand a few minutes to cool then dig in and enjoy!

Notes

*This recipe makes a very large batch. You can easily cut this recipe in half if you don't need to make this much.
*Store any leftovers in an airtight container at room temperature for up to a week.

 

 

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