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Buffalo Chex® Mix

Buffalo Chex Mix

Kick your party up a notch with a spicy concoction of Chex® cereals, pretzels and parmesan-flavored crackers.

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  • 4 cups Rice Chex™ cereal
  • 4 cups Wheat Chex™ cereal
  • 2 cups Parmesan-flavored crackers
  • 2 cups pretzel twists
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons hot sauce
  • 1 packet ranch dressing mix
  • 2 teaspoons celery seed


  1. In large microwavable bowl, mix cereals, crackers and pretzels; set aside.
  2. In small microwavable bowl, microwave butter uncovered on High about 40 seconds or until melted.
  3. Stir in hot sauce and seasonings. Pour over cereal mixture; stir until evenly coated.
  4. Microwave uncovered on HIGH for 4 to 5 minutes, thoroughly stirring every 2 minutes.
  5. Spread on paper towels to cool.
  6. Store in airtight container.

Yield: 5 quarts (20 cups) | servings 24

Customize this recipe with add-ins like peanuts or cashews.

Nutrition Facts: Serving Size: 1 serving Calories160 Calories from Fat 45 Total Fat 5g Saturated Fat 2gTrans Fat 0g Cholesterol 10mg Sodium 460mg Total Carbohydrate 25g Dietary Fiber 1g Sugars 2g Protein 3g

% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 2% Calcium 6% Iron 30%

Exchanges: 1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Recipe and photo credit (used with permission): Pillsbury.