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Grab 'n' Go Snack Mix

Add nuts, chocolate chips, crackers and more to this simple, hearty snack mix.

Step-by-Step Instructions

In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients; mix well.

Cook in a 10-inch skillet over medium heat stirring constantly, 5 to 7 minutes or until golden brown.  

Using a spatula, spread onto ungreased baking sheet to cool.

Store in tightly covered container in refrigerator up to 2 weeks.


Peanut Crunch Mix: Prepare mix using 1/3 cup chopped peanuts for nuts; omit cinnamon. Cool completely and toss with mini-pretzels and popcorn.

Dried Fruit Mix: Prepare mix as directed; cool. Toss with chopped dried apricots, dried cherries and raisins.

Summer Fun Snack Mix: Prepare mix as directed; cool. Toss with candy-covered chocolates or chocolate chips and cheese-flavored crackers.

Hold the Nuts Mix: Prepare mix, omitting nuts; cool completely. Toss with toasted oats cereal and chow mein noodles.


Prep Time: 30 Minutes

Total Time: 13-15 Minutes

Servings: 2 cups snack mix

  • 1 cup rolled oats, old-fashioned or quick-cooking

  • 1/3 cup firmly packed Light Brown Sugar

  • 1/3 cup (2/3 stick) butter or margarine, melted

  • 1/3 cup nuts (any kind), coarsely chopped

  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon, ground

Recipe provided by Domino Sugar, a member of
the Home Baking Association