Are you looking for something new for an afternoon snack mix? Or how about a healthy snack your kids can take to school? This Apple Snack Mix recipe has all of my favorite ingredients, and it’s made with freshly homemade dried apples. This snack recipe has been my go-to back to school snack for the kids. This would also make a great holiday gift idea, holiday open house snack. or fun idea for holiday school parties. For the apples, you can use almost any type such as Honeycrisp, pink lady or Braeburn or Granny Smith.
Apple Snack Mix
11/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
2 apples, cut into 1/8-inch-thick slices
1 cup cereal squares (I used chocolate Chex)
1 cup raw almonds
1 cup mini pretzels
1/2 cup yogurt-covered raisins
1/4 cup dried cranberries
1. Preheat oven to 225F.
2. In a medium bowl sprinkle cinnamon over apples. Transfer to a lightly greased baking sheet and bake 1 hour or until tender. Let cool completely.
3. In a large bowl combine cereal squares, apples, almonds, pretzels, raisins and cranberries, tossing gently. Serves 10