Looking for an easy gift idea for friends, family or co-workers? Try wrapping your favorite Chex Party Mix in a colorful tin or bag and personalize it with your own recipe card. Check out this recipe:
- 6 cups Rice Chex® or Honey Nut Chex® cereal
- 1 cup dried banana chips
- 1 cup unblanched whole almonds
- 1/4 cup butter or margarine
- 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
- 1/4 cup honey
- 1 1/2 teaspoons ground ginger or cardamom
- 1 cup flaked coconut
- 1/2 cup sweetened dried cranberries or dried pineapple
- In large microwavable bowl, mix cereal, banana chips and almonds.
- In 2-cup microwavable measuring cup, microwave butter, brown sugar, honey and ginger uncovered on High about 2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, until mixture is boiling; stir. Pour over cereal mixture, stirring until evenly coated. Microwave uncovered on High 4 minutes, stirring and scraping bowl every minute. Stir in coconut and cranberries; microwave uncovered on High about 3 minutes or until cereal just begins to brown.
- Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.
To make things even sweeter, Kroger Family of Stores will have Chex cereal on sale so you can impress your guests without stressing your wallet. For 3 weeks, from December 2nd – December 25th, Kroger will offer Chex cereal at their lowest prices of the year!
Now onto the Giveaway!
Now here is your chance to win a Kroger “Chex Holiday Recipes” gift pack that includes two samples of Chex cereal and a $25 gift card valid at the Kroger Family of Stores.
How to Enter:
Leave a comment telling me which of your favorite Chex cereals do you plan to stock up on during the event?
Extra Entries (for EVERY extra entry leave another comment) :
- Subscribe to Southern Bella’s Ways To Save
- Follow me (twitter or facebook)(EACH one is a separate entry!)
- Like Chex Mix on facebook
- Like Kroger on facebook
- Grab my button and link back to me
- Tweet about this contest: RT @waystosave NEW Giveaway @KrogerCo Chex Holiday Recipes gift pack http://tinyurl.com/2g95nx4 #myblogspark
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- Leave a comment on a NON giveaway post.
- Begins today December 14, 2010 and ends on December 19, 2010! Winner will be announced 2-4 days after the giveaway has ended. Open to 18+ USA . You must leave your email so I can contact you if you win. You will have 48 hours to respond or I will choose a new winner. Winners will be chosen using random.org.
***I The coupon, prize pack, information and giveaway were all provided by Chex and Kroger through MyBlogSpark.).***