Clarion County Recipe of the Day: Chocolate Pecan Pie Snack Mix
This chocolaty and nutty snack mix is perfect for a large group!
Chocolate Pecan Pie Snack Mix
4 cups Rice Chex
4 cups Chocolate Chex
4 cups Honey Nut Chex
2 cups coarsely chopped pecans, toasted
1 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup butter, cubed
1/3 cup light corn syrup
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
2 tablespoons shortening
~In a large bowl, combine cereals and pecans.
~In a small microwave-safe bowl, combine brown sugar, butter, and corn syrup. Microwave, uncovered, on high for two minutes, stirring once. Whisk in baking soda. Pour over cereal mixture; toss to coat.
~Cook in batches on high in a microwave-safe bowl for three minutes, stirring every minute. Spread onto waxed paper-lined baking sheets to cool completely.
~In a microwave, melt chocolate chips and shortening; stir until smooth. Drizzle over cereal mixture; refrigerate until set.
~Break into pieces. Store in an airtight container at room temperature.
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