Nuts and Bolts

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 48
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 182.5
  • Total Fat: 11.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 616.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 19.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.9 g
  • Protein: 3.2 g

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this chex mix is my family's holiday tradition. be careful--it's addictive! this chex mix is my family's holiday tradition. be careful--it's addictive!
Number of Servings: 48


    1 box corn chex
    1 box rice chex
    1 box wheat chex
    1 box cheerios
    1 bag pretzels
    1 cup peanuts
    3 oz. pecans
    4 sticks margarine
    2 tbsp garlic powder
    2 tbsp garlic salt


Melt margarine, garlic powder and garlic salt over low heat. Mix remaining ingredients in two large roasting pans. Pour butter mixture evenly over cereal mixture and stir. Bake at 200 degrees for 2 hours, stirring and rotating pans every 30 minutes.

makes 48 servings, approximately 1 cup each

Number of Servings: 48

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user HEATHYLIZ.

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  • For this I admit we use real butter. I also add onion powder, cayenne, paprika, celery salt and worchestershire sauce. Definitely addictive and a christmas season must have for us. - 12/17/10

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  • Very good--- We loved this! - 10/27/10

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  • My mother in-law left me with a bunch after they left at christmas time... very good... and addictive.. going to put into portion bags! - 1/10/10

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