New Mexico Trail Mix in a Jar

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Diana Adcock

Recipe posted by request.

Top Review by venus2

We added quite a bit more cayenne to get more kick. This makes a great gift basket item.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 300°F.
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or lightly spray with nonstick cooking spray.
  3. Combine the nuts, seeds, and cheese nips in a large bowl.
  4. Combine the butter, cumin and garlic powder in a microwaveable cup.
  5. Microwave on high for 30-45 seconds or until butter is melted.
  6. Place the chili sauce, chipotle, orange juice concentrate and butter mixture into a blender or food processor.
  7. Blend until smooth.
  8. Pour sauce over nut mixture, stirring to coat.
  9. Spread mixture in a single layer on prepared baking sheet.
  10. Bake for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
  11. Remove from oven and sprinkle with the cayenne pepper if using.
  12. Let cool before packing into jars or containers.

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