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Spooky Halloween Trail Mix

This recipe is easy to make with little ones and a great snack for movie nights or a Halloween party!


  • 5 Cups Toasted rice cereal
  • 5 Cups Bugles
  • 5 Cups Butter flavored pretzels
  • 1 Package (11 oz.) Pumpkin candy corn
  • 1 Package (11.4 oz.) Halloween Peanut M&Ms
  • 1 Package Betty Crocker Candy Shop Eyes
  • 1 Stick Butter
  • 3/4 Cups Brown sugar
  • 1 Tbs McCormack Cake Batter flavor


  • Preheat oven to 300 degrees F and line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • In a microwave safe bowl, melt butter and mix with brown sugar. Once it is combined add cake batter flavoring. Mix until smooth.
  • In a large mixing bowl, mix Bugles, cereal and pretzels. Pour butter mixture and stir everything together until evenly coated.
  • Spread cereal mixture evenly on the cooking sheet. Bake for a total of 20 minutes stirring the mixture halfway.
  • Remove from oven and cool completely. Add candy corn pumpkins, M&Ms and sugar eyes. Stir together and keep in air tight container.