Trail mix can be made with your favorite assortment of snacks. This high energy sweet and salty mix is perfect on the trail or even on a long car ride!
2 c raw or salty peanuts
2 T butter
2 T honey
1 t chili powder
Salt to taste – 1 to 2 teaspoons
Sugar to taste – 1 to 2 Tablespoons
Preheat oven to 325 and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
Melt butter and honey together in a small saucepan on medium heat. Stir in peanuts and chili powder.
Pour mixture onto baking sheet and spread out in an even layer.
Place in oven for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown making sure to stir every 5 minutes, so they cook evenly.
Remove from oven and after cooling a few minutes feel free to sprinkle on extra sugar and salt, while mixing to combine.
Store in an airtight jar or zip lock bag.
Perfect for gifting!
Trail Mix recipe in the above article!
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