Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Churro Snack Mix

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15 Minutes Prep
45 Minutes Total
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23 Servings
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190 Calories per Serving

Munch on this delicious snack mix inspired by the traditional cinnamon-sugar fried pastry—Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ cereal drizzled with melted white vanilla baking chips, tossed with vanilla wafer cookies, chocolate chunks and almonds.


Ingredient List
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 6 cups Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1/2 cup white vanilla baking chips
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 cups mini vanilla wafer cookies
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chunks
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup salted roasted almonds
Preparation
  1. Spread cereal on waxed paper.
  2. In small microwavable bowl, microwave white vanilla baking chips uncovered on Medium (50%) 60 seconds; stir. Continue heating in 15-second increments, stirring after each, until stirred smooth and melted. Transfer to small resealable food-storage plastic bag. Cut small corner from bag, and squeeze onto cereal. Let stand 20 to 30 minutes or until set.
  3. In large bowl, mix cookies, chocolate chunks and almonds. Break drizzled cereal into pieces; add to bowl. Store in airtight container.
Tips
  • For extra decadence, replace semisweet chocolate chunks with dark chocolate chunks.
  • Traditional Spanish and Mexican churros are sweet dough spirals that are deep-fried and coated with a cinnamon-sugar mixture.
Nutrition Information

1 Serving (1/2 cup): Calories 190 (Calories from Fat 90); Total Fat 10g (Saturated Fat 3.5g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 0mg; Sodium 100mg; Potassium 125mg; Total Carbohydrate 22g (Dietary Fiber 2g); Protein 3g

% Daily Value: Vitamin A 2%; Vitamin C 2%; Calcium 6%; Iron 10%

Exchanges: 1/2 Starch, 1 Other Carbohydrate, 1/2 High-Fat Meat, 1 Fat

Carbohydrate Choices: 1 1/2