The fall season is upon us, and nothing screams “autumn” more than pumpkin spice flavors. One easy and delicious way to incorporate this warm spice into your snack game is with Pumpkin Spice Chex Mix.
To create this tasty snack, you will need the following ingredients:
– 2 cups of Rice Chex
– 2 cups of Wheat Chex
– 2 cups of Honey Nut Chex
– 1 cup of pretzels
– 1 cup of candy corn
– 1 cup of Reese’s Pieces
– 1/2 cup of unsalted butter
– 1/4 cup of brown sugar
– 1 tablespoon of pumpkin pie spice
– 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
Start by preheating your oven to 275 degrees Fahrenheit. In a large mixing bowl, combine the three types of Chex cereal and pretzels, mixing well. In a separate bowl, melt the butter and mix in the brown sugar, pumpkin pie spice, and vanilla extract until well combined. Pour the butter mixture over the Chex mixture and stir until everything is evenly coated.
Spread the mixture onto a large baking sheet and bake for 45 minutes, stirring every 15 minutes. Once done, allow the mix to cool completely before adding in the candy corn and Reese’s Pieces.
To serve, simply scoop the finished Pumpkin Spice Chex Mix into a large bowl and enjoy as a snack or party treat.
Not only is this snack incredibly easy to make, it’s also a hit with both kids and adults alike. The combination of sweet and salty makes it an addictive treat, and the warm pumpkin spice flavor is perfect for the season.
So next time you’re looking for a fall-inspired snack, try out this easy Pumpkin Spice Chex Mix recipe. Your taste buds will thank you.