Better than Sex Chex Mix
Regardless of what you call it, Better than ‘Whatever’ Chex Mix has really upped the game over traditional Chex Mix and Chex Mix Recipes.
About this Recipe
Are you a Chex Mix fan? What about Muddy Buddies? Anyway you make Chex Mix, make sure you give Better than Sex Chex Mix a try. I guarantee you, it will be a new favorite. The added caramel, peanut butter cups and marshmallows really add to this snack and dessert. A simple recipe using the Microwave makes this Chex Mix Recipe a perfect snack for so many occasions.
We love Muddy Buddies, I mean who doesn’t, right? But when I found Better than Sex Chex Mix, I was in heaven. The sweetness, the crunch, the richness just took this recipe to a new level. It doesn’t matter what you call this recipe, some prefer to call it Better than Whatever. It meets up to it’s name.
Let’s get real for a moment. As a mom I sometimes don’t want complicated recipes. I want quick fast and easy. This recipe takes minutes and uses the Microwave to heat up the ingredients to a rich ooey gooey sauce that is poured over the cereal. For me, this is perfect and my older boys can even make this recipe on their own.
What is Chex Mix?
Chex Mix is a mixture of Chex cereal and other ingredients both savory and sweet for a fun snack or dessert.
Can I use different Chex Cereal?
Of course! I sometimes like to use a Rice Chex and the Chocolate Chex to help balance flavors.
What’s with a Name?
Better than Sex or Better than Whatever. Whatever you call this recipe it’s sure to be a crowd pleaser. Chex Mix Recipes are great.
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If Chocolate Chex Cereal is difficult to find, you can use any Chex Cereal for this recipe or even use 2 and combine them.
Step by Step Instructions
In a large microwave bowl measure out Chex Cereal and set aside
In a smaller microwave bowl combine brown sugar, butter and corn syrup. Microwave on high for 2 minutes, stirring every minute. Add Baking Soda and stir until smooth
Pour hot mixture over cereal and stir to coat. Place large bowl in microwave for 2-3 minutes. Stir after every minute to coat each cereal piece.
On a lined cookie sheet spread Chex Mix to cool. Add Marshmallows and Peanut Butter cups. Melt Chocolate Chips and drizzle over cereal. Melt Caramels and Whipping Cream and drizzle over cereal.
Allow to cool and break into pieces and store in container
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