In any cheerios snack mix recipe, I will inevitably find them and pick out every single one to eat for myself. I’m basically a toddler. Don’t take my Cheerios.
So why not make an entire snack mix full of super yummy, flavorful Cheerios. Specifically buttery, cinnamon Cheerios. It’s the obvious choice. These are so good, so addicting and so easy to make. All you need is 5 simple ingredients plus a skillet and you can have your own buttery cinnamon cheerios snack mix.
These went really quickly in our house. A handful here, a handful there. Perfect snack mix for tv watching or just walking through the kitchen.
The ingredients are simple for these Buttered Cinnamon Cheerios. Only 5 ingredients in this recipe, in fact. I bet you already have all of them in your kitchen already.
Not only are the ingredients simple for this snack mix recipe, but the steps to make it are pretty darn simple too.
This Cheerios Snack Mix Recipe is the perfect snack for a little crunchy sweet treat. Sometimes we’ll make a batch just to set on the counter and snack on throughout a weekend.
This simple Cheerios snack mix is great to make for other occasions like: after school snack, road trips, lunch box, in the car between sports snack, late night sweet tooth fix, gift it to a neighbor or friend, serve at a party, movie night.
So many different occasions and ways to enjoy this snack mix.
Here are some of my other favorite snack mix recipes to check out too!
So many easy and delicious ways to change up this Cheerios Snack Mix Recipe.
Change the Flavor of Cheerios: Honey Nut, Honey Vanilla, Strawberry, Frosted, Cinnamon, Medley Crunch, Blueberry, Apple Cinnamon
Change out the Cinnamon: Instead of cinnamon, use pumpkin spice, cloves, nutmeg, orange peel, lemon peel
Use a new Cereal: Here are some other types of cereals that work well for this recipe: Honeycomb, Chex, Frosted Flakes, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Kix, or Life Cereal.
Add ins: After transferring the cereal to a bowl, try adding some of these fun add ins: chocolate chips, m&ms, peanuts, sprinkles, powdered sugar, pretzels
Make it Savory: Instead of vanilla and cinnamon, try adding Worcestershire to the butter then garlic and onion to the bowl. Or hot sauce to the butter and then paprika to the bowl.
Check out the easy video tutorial with step by step instructions on how to make this Buttered Cinnamon Cheerio Snack Mix Recipe. Leave a comment and let me know what you think!
If you are in the mood for more recipes using Cheerios, be sure to look at these below, too!
Buttery and crunchy Cheerios Snack Mix Recipe with a hint of cinnamon. Only 5 ingredients for this perfect snack mix made of a classic cereal.
1/4 cup butter
1/4 teaspoon pure vanilla
4 cups Cheerios cereal
1/4 cup white sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon