ZESTY PARTY SNACK MIX
Servings: about 6 cups
Prep Time: 10
Cook Time: 6
4 cups oven-toasted corn cereal squares
2 cups shoe-string potatoes
1 cup honey roasted peanuts
3 tbsp. melted butter or vegetable oil
1/4 cup FRANK'S® REDHOT® Cayenne Pepper Sauce
1/2 tsp. seasoned saltDIRECTIONS:
Place cereal, shoe-string potatoes and nuts in 3-quart microwave-safe bowl. Combine melted butter, Frank's RedHot Sauce and seasoned salt in small bowl; mix well. Pour butter mixture over cereal mixture. Toss well to coat evenly.
Microwave, uncovered, on HIGH 6 minutes, stirring well every 2 minutes. Transfer to paper towels; cool completely.
Tex-Mex Snack Mix: Add 1 tsp. each chili powder and ground cumin to butter mixture. Substitute 1 cup regular peanuts for the honey roasted nuts. Prepare as directed.
Italian Snack Mix: Add 1 1/2 tsp. Italian seasoning and 1/2 tsp. garlic powder to butter mixture. Substitute 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese and 1/2 cup sliced almonds for the honey roasted nuts. Prepare as directed.
Indian Snack Mix: Omit seasoned salt. Add 2 tsp. each sesame seeds and curry powder and 1/4 tsp. garlic salt to butter mixture. Substitute 1 cup cashews for the honey roasted nuts. Prepare as directed.