Crunchy Taco Mix

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by mightyro_cooking4u

From Land O' Lakes website. Made these tonight. Added Frosted Flakes Gold to the mix. Sprinkled with Seasoned Salt. Goes great with a cold beer.

Top Review by LARavenscroft

This was quite different from regular chex mix. I used my taco seasoning mix (can't use the packaged ones) and the oregano in my recipe was a little too much. Will make this again omitting the oregano. Made for the winner of 1~2~3 Hits It's Not Easy Being Green ~ March 2010.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 12 cup butter
  • 1 (1 1/4 ounce) package taco seasoning mix
  • 8 cups oven-toasted Corn Chex

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350 degreesF. Melt butter in 13 x9-inch baking pan on oven (3 to 4 minutes); stirring in seasoning mix. Add cereal; stir to coat evenly. Bake, stirring after half the time, for 10 to 12 minutes or until cereal is crisp.
  2. Microwave Directions: Melt butter in 12x8-inch glass baking dish on HIGH (1 to 2 minutes);stir in seasoning mix. Add cereal; stir to coat evenly. Microwave on HIGH, stirring after half the time, until cereal is crisp (4 to 5 minutes).

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