Reindeer Snack Mix
Preheat oven to 300 degrees
3 cups popped popcorn
3 cups Bugles (whatever flavor you'd like)
2 cups pretzel sticks
1 cup Cherrios toasted oat cereal
1/2 cup butter or margarine, melted
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1 garlic clove, very finely chopped or 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
Mix popcorn, Bugles, pretzels, and Cheerios in a large bowl. Mix remaining ingredients, drizzle over popcorn mixture, tossing to evenly coat. Spread in ungreased jelly roll pan 15 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 1 inch. Bake uncovered for 15 minutes, stirring twice, cool. Store loosely covered at room temperature up to 2 weeks.
Microwave directions: Place butter, chili powder, and garlic in 3-quart microwavable casserole or bowl. Microwave uncovered on high about 1 minute or until butter is melted, stir. Stir in popcorn, Bugles, pretzels, and Cherrios. Toss until well coated. Microwave uncovered 6-8 minutes, stirring every 2 minutes until toasted, cool.