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Sweet Maple Chex Mix


  • 1 1/2 sticks butter
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. Maple flavoring
  • 8 cups (or 1 box) Rice Chex cereal
  • 1 lb. bag M&M's or Reese's Pieces
  • 1 brown paper grocery bag


  • Melt butter in microwave and add brown sugar. Stir well. Add maple flavoring. Put cereal in paper bag. Pour butter mixture over the cereal. Fold top and shake to mix. Cook in microwave for 6 minutes. You MUST shake bag every 1 1/2 minutes. After 6 minutes, open top of bag and let cool. Pour in candy and shake.