Delicious and Addictive Nuts and Bolts Party Mix Recipe

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Delicious and Addictive Nuts and Bolts Party Mix Recipe
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
35 mins
Total Time:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on October 24, 2023

This Nuts and Bolts Party Mix is the perfect snack for any gathering or party. With a combination of crunchy cereal, pretzels, and nuts mixed with savory seasonings, it's a crowd-pleaser that will keep everyone coming back for more. It's easy to make and can be customized with your favorite ingredients. Whether you're hosting a game night or just looking for a tasty snack, this recipe is sure to be a hit. Enjoy!


  • 4 cups cereal squares
  • 2 cups pretzel sticks
  • 2 cups mixed nuts
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt


  1. Preheat the oven to 250°F (120°C).
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the cereal squares, pretzel sticks, and mixed nuts.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix together the melted butter, Worcestershire sauce, garlic powder, onion powder, and seasoned salt.
  4. Pour the butter mixture over the cereal mixture and toss until well coated.
  5. Spread the mixture onto a baking sheet in an even layer.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes, stirring every 10 minutes to ensure even baking.
  7. Remove from the oven and let cool completely before serving.
  8. Store in an airtight container to keep fresh.

Interesting Facts

  • The term 'nuts and bolts' refers to the small pieces or details that make up a larger whole, hence the name of this party mix.
  • Party mixes like nuts and bolts were popularized in the United States during the mid-20th century as convenient and tasty snacks for social gatherings.
  • Feel free to customize this recipe by adding your favorite ingredients such as cheese crackers, dried fruits, or different types of nuts.