1 hour 45 minutes
Snack mix gets the spooky treatment with this Halloween-themed treat. Includes classic ingredients like Chex and pretzels plus candy corn and green M&M's.
‣ 1/2 cup salted butter, melted ‣ 1/2 cup light brown sugar, packed ‣ 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ‣ 3 cups Chex cereal, any flavor ‣ 2 cups Bugles, any flavor ‣ 2 cups pretzels, regular or twists ‣ 1 cup Reese’s Pieces ‣ 1/2 cup candy corn ‣ 1/2 cup candy pumpkins ‣ 1/2 cup mint M&M’s, or any type (single color recommended) ‣ 1/4 cup candy eyes
In a small bowl, whisk together the melted butter, light brown sugar, and vanilla. Set this bowl aside for now.
In a 13-quart mixing bowl, add the Chex cereal, Bugles, and pretzels. Mix them together.
Pour the butter mixture over the cereal mixture, then use a spatula to gently toss and coat.
Line a baking sheet with parchment paper, spray it with cooking spray, then spread out the coated cereal mixture into an even layer. Once done, send it off to bake!
Once the cereal mixture has cooled, add it to a large serving bowl. Add the Reese’s Pieces, candy corn, candy pumpkins, mint M&M’s, and candy eyes, then stir well.