Red, White & Blue Chex Mix

This Red White & Blue Snack Mix is crazy delicious and perfect for serving at a 4th of July picnic. 

Course Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword Chex Mix, party snack, white chocolate
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 8 minutes
Servings 16


  • 3 cups Rice Chex or Corn Chex cereal
  • 3 cups Blueberry Chex cereal
  • 1 cup miniature marshmallows
  • 1 cup pretzels (sticks, squares or twists will work)
  • 3 cups popped popcorn
  • 1 package (11 oz) white backing chips (I use Nestle's)
  • 3 tablespoons red, white and blue nonpareils or jimmies
  • 1 cup red, white and blue M&M's


  1. Line large rimmed cookie sheet with wax paper. In large bowl, combine cereals, marshmallows and pretzel sticks and popcorn.
  2. In medium microwavable bowl, microwave chips uncovered on 50% power for 1 to 2 1/2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute, then continue to cook in 30 second increments, stirring after each. Stir until smooth.  Pour onto cereal mixture and gently toss mixture until evenly coated. 

  3. Spread onto prepared cookie sheet in single layer, sprinkle with sprinkles and M&M's. Cool completely and break into bite-size clusters.