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Texas Trash Recipe
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Texas Trash Mix

Would you like to have a simple and easy snack to grab on the go or to make for your kids to eat when your making dinner or a snack to add to their lunch box? Then, this Texas Trash recipe will be a go-to for you! This is the perfect snack to enjoy as a party dish or just to eat throughout the day.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 5 mins
Course: Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: snack mix recipe
Servings: 14 People
Author: Jill


  • 1 cup salted butter melted
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 teaspoons celery salt
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons paprika
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 2 cups Cheerios
  • 2 cups Corn Chex
  • 2 cups Wheat Chex
  • 3 cups mini pretzels
  • cups peanuts


  • Preheat the oven to 250 degrees F and line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the melted butter, Worcestershire sauce, and spices; set aside.
  • In a large bowl, combine the cereals, pretzels, and peanuts.
  • Add the butter mixture to the cereal and stir to coat.
  • Spread the mixture out on the prepared baking sheet and bake for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
  • Allow the mixture to cool on the pan before serving.


Rice Chex may also be used.
You can use smoked paprika for even more kick. 
If you like things spicy, you could add 2 teaspoons of your favorite buffalo sauce.
This recipe can also be made in the slow cooker. Cook on low for 1½ to 2 hours in a greased slow cooker, stirring every 20 minutes or so.