This may not be a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, but I definitely wouldn’t be complaining about having this sweet treat this St. Patrick’s day. Mix together 2 much loved cereals and this combination of salty and sweet will please your taste buds.
From creating treat bags for St. Patty’s day to just having an afternoon treat, this Pot of Gold Chex Mix is sure to be a hit!
- 4 Cups of Lucky Charms Cereal
- 2 Cups Corn Chex Cereal
- 1 1/2 Cups of Broken Mini Pretzel Twists
- 1 Cup Dry-Roasted Peanuts
- 1/2 Cup Packed Brown Sugar
- 1/2 Cup Butter
- 2 Tablespoons of Corn Syrup
- 1/8 Teaspoon Baking Soda
- 1.4 Cup Green M&M’s Minis Chocolate Candies
Dump Lucky Charms cereal, Chex cereal, pretzels and peanuts in a microwave bowl and set aside.
In a small microwavable bowl, add brown sugar, butter and corn syrup.
Microwave on high for 2 minutes, stirring halfway through, until melted and smooth.
Add baking soda and stir until dissolved.
Poor over cereal mixture stirring to evenly coat.
Microwave uncovered on high for 1-2 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Let cool for 5 minutes, then add candies.
Spread on a waxed paper pan and let cool.
Break into bite-sized pieces and enjoy!