Get out your jerseys and assemble your buddies, because Game Day is almost here! What could pump up your energy more than a satisfyingly crunchy snack mix? To fulfill cravings for sweet, salty, or spicy munchies, we recommend filling a few bowls with different types of mixes. Here are 5 nutty snack mix recipes from tasteofhome.com that will be a hit with your pals.
1. Spicy Chex Mix
Caution: Excessive celebration may take place after eating this mix. This nutty snack mix recipe combines Chex cereal, Cheerios, almonds, pecan halves, paprika onion powder, hot sauce, and dried cranberries for a sweet-tart kick.
2. Honey Nut Crunch Mix
If you’re in the mood for salty and sweet with a little spice, this nutty snack mix recipe will quell your craving. Combine smooth peanut butter, honey nut cereal, mixed nuts, mini pretzels with butter, vanilla, cinnamon, and cayenne.
3. Kickin’ Cheddar Mix
This kickin’ snack mix recipe will make your tastebuds do a victory dance! It’s crunchy, nutty, and creamy all at once, full of crispy cereals, pretzel sticks (or sesame sticks), cheddar cheese crackers, mixed nuts, pistachios, seasoned with spices like cayenne pepper and dill weed. Yum!
This sweet and crunchy Confetti Snack Mix is a hit with kids! It’s so simple to make that they can do it themselves. Just mix Golden Grahams cereal with dry roasted peanuts, banana chips, raisins, and milk chocolate M&Ms, and you have yourself a tasty treat!
5. Blizzard Snack Mix
Those who love sweet and salty pretzels will devour this Blizzard Snack Mix. Combine miniature pretzels with roasted peanuts and chopped caramels, then toss with melted white chocolate chips. Can you imagine anything more tempting?
If you’d rather order your snacks than prepare them yourself, check out our Top Treats for the Super Bowl!