Barbecue Chex Mix

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by mollypaul

A zesty twist on an old favorite perfect for summertime entertaining from Chex cereal.

Top Review by Patti599

This stuff is addictive! I made mine in the oven, one hour at 250 degrees, stirring every 15 minutes. The flavor varies quite a bit by the type of barbecue sauce that you use.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 cups Rice Chex
  • 3 cups Corn Chex
  • 1 12 cups pretzel twists
  • 1 12 cups bite-size cheese crackers
  • 34 cup honey-roasted peanuts
  • 12 cup barbecue sauce
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 34 teaspoon onion powder
  • 34 teaspoon garlic powder


  1. Stir together cereals, pretzels, crackers and peanuts in large microwavable bowl; set aside.
  2. Stir together remaining ingredients until blended.
  3. Pour over cereal mixture in bowl, stirring until evenly coated.
  4. Microwave uncovered on High 10 minutes, stirring every 3 minutes (time is approximate due to individual variances in microwaves).
  5. Spread on aluminum foil or paper towels to cool.
  6. Store in airtight container.

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