Good Morning America Recipes

Sarah's Tex Chex Mix

A Texan Snack With Kick From the White House Chef

GMA Recipes Appetizer
Difficulty: Easy
Cook Time: min

While guests at the White House's state dinner for Queen Elizabeth dined on delicacies like spring lamb and caviar, President Bush doesn't eat such rich meals every day. Sometimes, he just wants comfort food, and when that happens, White House chef Cris Comerford whips up special treats.


  • 3 tablespoons butter (melted)
  • 1 tablespoon Yucatan Sunshine (habenero pepper sauce)
  • 1 tablespoon Tabasco
  • 2 tablespoons Worcester sauce
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp oregano
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 3 cups Corn Chex
  • 3 cups Rice Chex
  • 1 cup Wheat Chex
  • 1 cup pepitas (pumpkin seeds)
  • 1 cup pistachios
  • 3 cups pretzels
  • Cooking Directions

    Mix all ingredients in large bowl.

    Spread on baking sheet and bake for 1.5 hours at 200 degrees.

    Recipe Summary

    Main Ingredients: butter, chex, pretzels, hot sauce

    Course: Snack, Appetizer/Starter

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