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Vegan chex mix recipe...so addicting!

Sweet and Spicy Gluten Free Chex Mix.

Make a big bowl of this tasty gluten free Chex mix to enjoy with your friends this holiday season.
Course Snack
Cuisine Dairy Free, gluten free
Keyword holiday party recipes, homemade chex mix
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 16
Calories 257 kcal
Author Kelly Roenicke


  • 4 cups corn Chex
  • 4 cups rice Chex
  • 1 1/2 cups cashews You can leave these out and add pumpkin seeds, a different nut, or more cereal.
  • 1 1/2 cups gluten free pretzels If pretzels don't work for your diet, leave these out and add more cereal.
  • 1/2 cup vegan buttery spread
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon paprika
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoons cayenne pepper more if desired


  1. Preheat the oven to 250 degrees.
  2. Pour the Chex, cashews, and pretzels in a very large bowl.
  3. Melt the vegan buttery spread in a microwave safe bowl. Add the spices to the melted spread, and stir.
  4. Pour the mixture over the Chex, nuts, and pretzels, and stir well to coat.
  5. Spread the Chex mix on a cookie sheet and bake at 250 degrees for about 45 minutes, stirring every 15 minutes.
  6. Let cool completely. Store in an airtight container.

Recipe Notes

If you can't have nuts, feel free to leave them out and substitute more Chex, pumpkin seeds, or even dairy free cheese crackers.

This Chex mix can be stored in an airtight container for up to a week.

If you can eat dairy, feel free to use regular butter.

Nutrition Facts
Sweet and Spicy Gluten Free Chex Mix.
Amount Per Serving
Calories 257 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Sodium 698mg30%
Potassium 120mg3%
Carbohydrates 36g12%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 910IU18%
Vitamin C 3.8mg5%
Calcium 56mg6%
Iron 5.4mg30%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.