BROOKSIDE Party Mix Recipe
SKILL LEVEL : Intermediate
|4 1/2 cups||crisped rice cereal squares (1.125 L)|
|2/3 cup||CHIPITS Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips (150 mL)|
|2 tbsp||butter (30 mL)|
|1/2 tsp||vanilla extract (2 mL)|
|1/2 cup||powdered sugar (125 mL)|
|1 cup||BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Acai and Blueberry Flavours, BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Goji and Raspberry Flavours, BROOKSIDE Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Flavour or BROOKSIDE Mango and Mangosteen Flavours (230 mL or 200g pkg)|
|1 cup||whole almonds (250 mL)|
|1 cup||dried sweetened cranberries (250 mL)|
- 1. Place cereal in large mixing bowl; set aside. Line large tray or cookie sheet with wax paper.
2. Place chocolate chips and butter in medium microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 30 seconds; stir. If necessary, microwave at MEDIUM an additional 10 seconds at a time,stirring after each heating, until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Stir in vanilla. Pour mixture over cereal; stir until cereal is evenly coated. Pour cereal mixture into large resealable food storage plastic bag.
3. Add powdered sugar. Seal bag; shake until cereal is well coated. Spread cereal mixture on prepared tray. Cool completely.
4. Stir together cooled cereal, chocolate pieces, almonds and dried cranberries. Store in a dry,cool place.
Makes about 7-1/2 cups (1.75 L) party mix.