Saturday, November 15, 2008

Caramel Corn Snack Mix

This recipe is from my friend Becky, it's really tasty! -Sarah

8 cups popcorn
4 cups Chex
2 cups mini pretzel twists
1 cup pecan halves

1 cup packed brown sugar
1 stick butter
1/4 cup corn syrup
1 t. vanilla
1/2 t. baking soda

  • Heat oven to 3oo degrees. In a 9x13 pan combine popcorn, cereal, pretzels and nuts.
  • In a saucepan combine brown sugar and corn syrup. Cook and stir over medium heat until it comes to a full boil. Reduce heat to med.-low, cook *without stirring* for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and quickly stir vanilla and baking soda. Pour over popcorn mixture and stir well.
  • Bake 15 minutes, stir. Bake another 15 minutes, stir.
  • Spread out on counter to cool. Break apart.

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