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'Sweet Heat' Slow Cooker Chex Mix

A sweet and salty combination with just a little heat, that comes together easily in your slow cooker.
Course Snack
Author Kim M


  • 2 cups of each:
  • Corn Chex cereal
  • Rice Chex cereal
  • Wheat Chex cereal
  • Cheerios cereal
  • Pretzels
  • Cheese Crackers
  • 1/2 cup butter melted
  • 1 Tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 teaspoon seasoning salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon or to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper or to taste
  • 1 bag Pretzel M&M's or candy of choice


  • Place all of the cereals, pretzels and crackers into slow cooker.
  • In a small microwave safe bowl, melt butter.
  • Add brown sugar, Worcestershire, seasoning salt, cinnamon and cayenne to butter. Mix well.
  • Pour butter mixture over cereal mixture and stir to coat.
  • Cover with lid and set slow cooker on low for 2 1/2-3 hours, stirring every 30 mins. (Make sure to stir down to the bottom to make sure it doesn't burn)
  • NOTE: to prevent condensation from dripping onto cereal, you can place a clean dishcloth between the lid and slowcooker base.
  • Once done, spread out on wax paper to cool.
  • Add M&M's and store in air tight container.