The kids will get a kick out of picking out the add-ins for this colorful, fun and festive Munch Mix. Everyone on your gift list — from neighbors to cousins — will appreciate this sweet and salty snack.
Heat brown sugar, butter, corn syrup, and salt in a saucepan over medium-high to a boil; boil 90 seconds, stirring occasionally. Off heat, stir in baking soda.
Place cereal in a large paper bag; add sugar mixture, close bag, and shake well.
Microwave cereal mixture in bag on high power, 1 minute; shake to mix. Repeat microwaving and shaking two more times.
Store Munch Mix in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
Per 1/2 cup
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g 16%
Saturated Fat 6g 30%
Cholesterol 16mg 5%
Sodium 207mg 8%
Carbs 35g 11%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.