Merry Mountain Trail Mix

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 50 mins

This would make a great snack when you are out hiking in the woods or when you need an energy boost at work. You could also give it as a food gift for the holidays in a paper bag that you may want to personally decorate.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees Farenheit.
  2. Combine all ingredients except condensed milk in a large bowl.
  3. Pour the milk over the mixture, stirring until well coated.
  4. Spread the mix out on a shallow baking pan and bake 45-50 minutes or until the mix is golden brown and has begun drying, stirring every 10 minutes.
  5. Remove the pan from the oven and transfer the mix onto aluminum foil to cool.
  6. Break the mix up into pieces and store in an airtight container in the fridge.

Reviews

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This recipe is very tasty although, the final result is closer to granola than trail mix. I did make several changes seen what I had on hand: I used 3 cups plain Cheerios, 1 cup sunflower seeds, 1 cup unsweetened coconut, 1 cup raisins, 1 cup sesame seeds, 1 cup wheat bran, 1 cup cranberry/almond cereal (similar to Special K) and 1/4 cup almonds. I used Recipe #73863 for the condensed milk and I added 1 generous teaspoon of ground cardamom. The 45-50 minutes baking time was much too long... After 10 minutes it was already starting to brown, after 20 minutes, I decided to lower the oven temperature to 250F, and I let it cook another 10 minutes, after which removed the pan from the oven. So, I had 30 minutes total baking time. But the result is delicious, crunchy, and healthy - that's what counts right? Thanks TiaGem

Geniale Genie May 31, 2009

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