How to Cook Chex Party Mix in an Oven

Things You'll Need

  • Large roasting pan

  • Large bowl

  • Large spoon

  • Paper towels

  • 6 tablespoons butter

  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce

  • 1 1/2 teaspoons seasoning salt

  • 3/4 teaspoon garlic powder

  • ½ teaspoon onion power

  • 3 cups Corn Chex Cereal

  • 3 cups Rice Chex Cereal

  • 3 Cups Wheat Chex Cereal

  • 1 cup mixed nuts

  • 1 cup bite-sized pretzels

  • 1 cup garlic-flavored bite sized bagel chips

For more than 50 years Chex party mix has been a favorite party snack food. The mix can be cooked in the microwave or baked in the oven. If cooking in the microwave it takes only about 6 minutes, cooking on high and stirring every two minutes. The original recipe calls for cooking in the oven. The party mix should be stored in an air tight container.

Step 1

Heat the oven to 250 degrees F.

Step 2

Melt the butter in the roasting pan.

Step 3

Stir the seasonings (Worcestershire sauce, seasoning salt, garlic powder and onion powder) into the butter.

Step 4

Combine cereal, nuts, pretzels and bagels in a bowl and mix.

Step 5

Gradually add the cereal mixture to the roasting pan with the melted butter. Mix until the cereal mixture is evenly coated with the butter and seasonings.

Step 6

Bake for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.

Step 7

Spread the mixture on paper towels and allow it to cool for 15 minutes.

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