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Thanks to Chex Mix and Betty Crocker, you can whip up this delicious Sweet and Salty party mix for Valentine's Day in a flash. The combination of the cereal mixed with goodies like peanuts, pretzels. popcorn and of course, M&M's, is perfect for munching and sharing with your favorite Valentine!
Sweet and Salty Valentine's Chex Mix
For this treat, you will need 1 cup of the Vanilla Chex Cereal.
Other good stuff:
1 cup mini pretzels
2 cups lightly salted popped popcorn
1/2 cup salted peanuts
1/2 cup dark cocoa candy melts ( tip: you can find Wilton's dark cocoa candy melts at Party City)
1/2 cup white candy melts (Party City has these too!)
1/2 cup of M&M's special Valentine's Day milk chocolate candies
1 tablespoon pink and red sprinkles
To Make the Party Mix:
Spread cereal, mini pretzels, popcorn and peanuts on cookie sheet.
In separate bowls, microwave Candy Melts on Medium (50%) in 1-minute intervals, stirring after each, just until melted.
Use a spoon to drizzle melts over cereal mixture.
Top with candies and sprinkles.
Let stand about 10 minutes or until drizzle is set.
Break the mix into snack-size pieces.
You can store the party mix in airtight container up to 3 days.