Tasty Trail Mix

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Tasty Trail Mix

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 114.8
  • Total Fat: 5.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 31.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 18.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.1 g
  • Protein: 2.1 g

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Introduction

This good-for-you treat is filling and sweet! This good-for-you treat is filling and sweet!
Number of Servings: 12

Ingredients

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    DRIED FRUIT (1 cup chopped)
    Raisins
    Dried pineapple
    Dried apple rings
    Pitted prunes
    Dried peaches
    Dried apricots
    Mixed dried fruit
    Dried banana chips

    CEREAL (1 cup)
    Chex (any variety)
    Mini shredded wheat
    Cheerios
    Kix

    NUTS & SEEDS (1/2 cup)
    Sunflower seeds
    Mixed nuts
    Peanuts
    Cashews
    Pecans
    Walnuts

    OPTIONALS (1/2 cup)
    Roasted soybeans
    Popcorn
    Pretzels
    Chocolate Chips
    M & M candies
    Peanut butter chips
    Butterscotch chips

Directions

Mix well and store in an airtight container.

Serving size: 1/4 cup
12 servings


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  • Incredible!
    42 of 42 people found this review helpful
    Good trail mix guidelines, plenty of room for variety. My first batch has Life cereal, unsalted sunflower seeds, butterscotch chips, and a combo of mixed dried fruit and raisins. Yummy! Next time I'm going for Bran Chex - good way to sneak fiber into my diet. - 5/23/08

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  • Incredible!
    39 of 39 people found this review helpful
    This recipe is great! I love all the variety it has. I immediately put mine in single portion Ziploc baggies. (60 for $1 at Target dollar spot) That way when I reach for it I don't worry about eating to much. - 8/21/09

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  • Very Good
    32 of 32 people found this review helpful
    Calories high? Yep. Fat content high? Uh huh. BUT...
    The foods in this recipe are good for you, and sometimes, even while watching your weight, you have to eat healthy food that does have fat and calories. As spark says, moderation is the key. - 3/24/09

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  • 31 of 38 people found this review helpful
    this is really a great idea. But can you stop at a quarter cup???? I mean it is 345 calories in 1/4 cup! MERCY! - 9/25/08

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  • Very Good
    30 of 30 people found this review helpful
    I could not trust myself with a whole batch so.....using the nutrition labels on the products, I came up with this 1 serving recipe and fewer calories: 2T raisins, 54 calories; 1/4 C Cheerios, 25 cal; 1/2 oz. mixed nuts, 85 cal.; 1 T Hershey's semi sweet chocolate pieces, 70 calories; 234 calories. - 2/10/10

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