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Autumn Snack Mix

The Autumn snack mix has the perfect combination of sweet and salty. The cinnamon flavored glaze is the perfect coating to give the fall feel
4.37 from 11 votes
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 12


  • 12 oz Box Rice Cereal
  • 2 Cups Pretzels of your choice
  • 1 Cup Roasted Peanuts
  • 1 cup unsalted Butter 2 sticks
  • 1 cup light brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 16 oz Candy corn mixture of your choice I used Autumn Mix
  • 10.7 oz M&M
  • 3-4 cups Bugles


  • Preheat oven to 250
  • In a very large bowl mix the rice cereal , peanut and pretzels
  • In a sauce pan combine the butter, brown sugar and cinnamon over medium medium heat. Once the mixture comes to a slight boil and the sugar is dissolved remove from the heat
  • Stir vanilla
  • Pour sugar mixture over the cereal mixture and stir well
  • Transfer to a large roasting pan or large cookie sheet Lined with parchment paper
  • Bake in the oven for 45 minutes stirring every 15 minutes
  • Take out and allow to cool . Once completely cooled add candy corn mixture , M&Ms and Bugles
  • Mix together . Store in an air tight container.



This recipe was originally posted October 2017 and it had slightly different ingredients . I have updated it to what is now available. 
You can add or subtract ingredients . If you don't like candy corns leave them out. 
Alternate ingredients
  • Reese's pieces 
  • peanut butter chips 
  • any nuts
  • dried cranberries 
  • raisins 
  • Freeze Dried Apples 
  • Flavored cereals 
Keyword Autumn Snack Mix, Chex Snack Mix, Sweet and savory snack mix
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