Thursday, October 27, 2011

Sweet with a kick snack mix

If you're looking for a snack that has a warming spice afterglow...this is for you.

Sweet with a kick snack mix

1 cup peanuts
1 cup pecan halves
1 cup honey wheat crackers
1/2 cup craisens
1/4 cup brown sugar firmly packed
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp red pepper flakes
1/4 tsp cayenne
1 large egg white, lightly beaten

Whip egg white until frothy.

Combine in a gallon plastic bag - peanuts, pecans, crackers and craisens.  Pour egg white over, close top and shake.

In a small bowl, combine brown sugar and spices.  Pour into plastic bag.  Shake well.

Spread out on a parchment lined baking sheet.

Yield: 4 cups

Bake for 15 minutes at 325°F