Chex Honey Nut Cherry Crunch

  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Servings: 28
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  • 4 1/2 cups honey nut Chex
  • 4 1/2 cups rice Chex
  • 2 cups whole cashews
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 cup dried cherries
  • 1/4 cup toasted sesame seeds


In a large microwavable bowl mix cereal and cashews.

In a 2-cup microwavable measuring cup microwave brown sugar, butter, honey, and salt uncovered on high about 1 1/2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute until mixture comes to a boil. Stir butter mixture. Pour over cereal mixture, stir until evenly coated.

Microwave uncovered on high 4 minutes, stirring every minute. Stir in cherries and sesame seeds. Microwave an additional 3 minutes, stirring every minute. Spread on waxed paper or foil to cool. Store in airtight container.