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trailmix homemade

Homemade Trail Mix


  • Author: Meredith
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins
  • Total Time: 20 mins
  • Yield: 12 1x

Description

Homemade trail mix made with seasoned pecans.


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Ingredients

  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 tsp. pure vanilla extract
  • 1016 oz. pecans
  • 1 cup salted peanuts
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1/2 cup banana chips
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. To make brown sugar pecans, preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  2. Separate the yolk from the egg white in a large egg.
  3. Using a hand held or standing mixer, beat the egg white in a large bowl until stiff peaks form.
  4. Fold in 1/2 cup packed dark brown sugar and 1/4 tsp. pure vanilla extract.
  5. Depending on desired sweetness, coat 10 – 16 oz. of pecans with the sugar mixture and spread them onto a large baking sheet.
  6. Bake for 12 minutes, flip, and bake additional 3 minutes until golden. Let cool.
  7. For trail mix, stir together 1 cup salted peanuts, 1/2 cup raisins, 1/2 cup banana chips, 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips, and 1 heaping cup of brown sugar pecans.

  • Category: Snack