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Crunchy Trail Mix

Categories: Make ahead
Type: Desserts and Baked Goods

Take this crunchy trail mix along in a zip-lock bag on your next hike, and you won't run out of energy!

Serves: Serves: 8 (full 1/2 cup)


  • 1/2 cup (2 ounces) chopped dry-roasted peanuts
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 2/3 cup (3 ounces) chopped dried apricots
  • 3 cups (4 1/2 ounces) Wheat Chex

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  1. In a large bowl, combine peanuts, raisins, and apricots.
  2. Stir in Wheat Chex.
  3. Store in an airtight container.
  • To plump up raisins without "cooking," place in a glass measuring cup and microwave on HIGH for 20 seconds.

excerpted from:

From COOKING HEALTHY ACROSS AMERICA by JoAnna Lund. Used by arrangement with Perigee, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. Copyright © 2000 by Healthy Exchanges, Inc.

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