Chipotle Caramel Snack Mix

(from castro15’s recipe box)

Categories: Snacks


  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup corn syrup
  • 1 stick cold unsalted butter, chopped
  • 3 tbsp. adobo sauce (from canned chipotles)
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 12 cups hot popcorn
  • 1/2 cup pretzels
  • 1/2 cup cocktail peanuts
  • 1/2 cup puffed rice cereal
  • 1/2 cup coconut flakes


  1. Bring brown sugar and corn syrup to a boil. Gradually stir in butter, then adobo sauce. Off the heat, stir in baking powder. Toss popcorn with pretzels, peanuts, rice cereal and coconut flakes; toss with the caramel. Spread on a parchment-lined baking sheet and bake at 350 until crisp, 15-20 minutes.

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