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Spicy Party Mix

Sesame seeds are a fun addition in this savory snack mix suggested by field editor June Mullins of Livonia, Missouri. "Both children and adults go for this crispy combo," she assures.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 20 min. Bake: 10 min. + cooling
  • Makes
    4 quarts


  • 10 cups Crispix
  • 2 cups salted peanuts
  • 1-1/2 cups pretzel sticks
  • 1/2 cup sesame seeds, toasted
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon curry powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 teaspoon onion salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin


  • In a large bowl, combine the cereal, peanuts, pretzels and sesame seeds. In a large saucepan, combine the remaining ingredients; bring to a boil. Pour over the cereal mixture; toss to coat.
  • Spread in a greased 15x10x1-in. baking pan. Bake at 250° for 10 minutes or until golden brown, stirring once. Cool completely. Store in an airtight container.
Nutrition Facts
3/4 cup: 200 calories, 13g fat (2g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 383mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 5g protein.

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  • ttorvend
    Aug 31, 2017

    great recipe although I use butter instead of oil and, it takes longer than 10 minutes to dry in oven, about 45 to 1 hr. But my family also loves this recipe.

  • stevennicole
    Jul 24, 2011

    My kids love this!

  • andrea2678
    Feb 12, 2010

    I LOVE this recipe!! I make mine without sesame seeds and peanuts but add cheerios and goldfish. I bake is pyrex dish (not greased) for 45-60min. (check every 15min).this really is delicious!! I am making it right now for the second time this week;-)