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Monster Party Mix

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1 (11 ounce) package of small pretzels
1 (10 ounce) package miniature peanut butter filled crackers
1 cup sugar
˝ cup butter or margarine
˝ cup light corn syrup
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 (10 ounce) package m&m’s
1 (18 ounce) package candy corn


In a large bowl combine pretzels and peanut butter crackers and set aside.

In a large saucepan combine sugar, butter and corn syrup. Bring to a boil over medium heat and simmer for approximately 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Remove from heat and stir in vanilla and baking soda. Pour over pretzel mixture and stir until coated. Transfer mixture to a greased baking pan.

Bake at 250°F for 45 minutes, stirring every 10 minutes. Remove from oven and break apart while warm then allow to cool completely.

Transfer to large bowl and toss with candy corn and m&m’s. Store in an airtight container.

Note: Be warned this mixture is very rich and contains quite a bit of sugar… serve in small amounts!

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