Valentine Party Mix
4 T. butter, cut into 4 pieces
1/4 c. light corn syrup
5 oz. dried sweet cherries
1 c. salted roasted almonds
4 c. vanilla Chex cereal
4 c. chocolate Chex cereal
2 o. vanilla almond bark
Place butter in bottom of 5 qt. show cooker. Pour in corn syrup. Evenly top with cherries, almonds and cereals. Cook uncovered on low heat setting 1 hr. Stir mixture 1 minute to coat completely. Cook 1 hr. longer.
Pour mixture evenly on parchment-lined cookie sheet. Place candy coating in 1 c. microwave safe measuring cup. Microwave uncovered on high 1 minute, stirring once, until melted. Drizzle over mixture; cool to room temperature.
This recipe was published in the January - February 2021 issue on page 7.
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