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Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and this sweet and salty Fall Snack Mix is a great appetizer to have on hand while dinner prep is underway.
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November is upon us and that means Thanksgiving is just three weeks away!! Are you hosting a friendsgiving or traditional Thanksgiving? Have you started planning your menu?
Of course, here on Kitchen Concoctions, we have you covered with all the best, tried and true Thanksgiving recipes. From easy appetizers, like these Bacon Ranch Deviled Eggs, to the star of the show, Easy Slow Cooker Turkey Breast.
We also have quite the collection of the best side dish recipes, like Three Bread Stuffing Muffins, Buttery Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes and Pear and Pomegranate Salad with Maple Vinaigrette.
Every year we also like to have some sort of Thanksgiving snack mix on hand. Today’s recipe for no bake Fall Harvest Snack Mix with caramel corn is great to have on hand the week of Thanksgiving while you are busy in Thanksgiving prep mode.
Then on Thanksgiving Day, dish up this sweet and salty Chex mix recipe in some waffle cones for a festive Cornucopia Snack that kids can eat while watching the Thanksgiving Day Parade or football.
Oh, one last note, we all know candy corn can be, well, controversial, BUT trust me when I say candy corn and peanuts/peanut butter are such an insanely delicious flavor combo.
Helpful Tips and Information:
Thanksgiving Snack Mix Ingredient Substitutions:
Like most snack mix recipes, this Fall Trail Mix is very flexible based on your tastes and what ingredients you have on hand.
- Crispix cereal – Chex cereal can be substituted for the Crispix cereal called for in this recipe.
- Honey Roasted Peanuts – Salted or unsalted peanuts could also be used.
- Candy Corn – You either love it or hate it! If you are not a fan, you can swap the candy corn for additional Reese’s Pieces.
How long can you store homemade Chex mix?
This snack mix recipe can be stored in an airtight container for up to two weeks.
If you like this Fall Snack Mix with candy corn, then you’ll love these other snack recipes:
Loaded Baked Potato Chex Mix – This Loaded Baked Potato Chex Mix is genius! This salty and addictive snack that has baked potato overtones.
Pepperoni Pizza Snack Mix – A tasty party snack mix loaded with all the flavors of a pepperoni pizza!
Roasted Rosemary Cashews – Getting excited about the big game and looking for the perfect snacks to bring to your football watch party? Check out some of my favorite game day snacks, including my easy appetizer recipe for roasted rosemary cashews, packed with a little spice and a whole lot of flavor!
- 3 cups Bugles chips
- 3 cups caramel popcorn
- 2 cups Crispix cereal
- ½ cup honey roasted peanuts
- ½ cup Reese’s Pieces
- ½ cup candy corn
- Waffle ice cream cones (optional, for serving)
- In a large bowl, gently stir together all ingredients.
- Optional: Serve snack mix in waffle ice cream cones to look like cornucopias.
- Store in an airtight container for up to two weeks.
*PLEASE SEE THE "HELPFUL TIPS AND INFORMATION" SECTION ABOVE FOR ADDITIONAL RECIPE NOTES.
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