Christmas Snack Mix Recipes

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Christmas Snack Mix

Rating: 4.36 stars
This is so pretty in a decorative glass container to give to friends, sitters, paper boys, music teachers or co-workers during the holidays.

Grandma Jensen's Nuts and Bolts

Rating: 4.49 stars
My Grandma Jensen used to make this spicy snack at Christmas every year, and she always made several batches so she could give plenty away and still serve it in her home. Kinda spicy, kinda garlicy, and completely addictive.

White Chocolate Party Mix

Rating: 4.72 stars
This is that old party standby that people just love to munch on.

Reindeer Snack Mix

Rating: 4.47 stars
This is a great updated twist on the traditional 'Nuts and Bolts' cereal snack mix.

Caramel Corn Snack Mix

Rating: 4.85 stars
This is a sweet party snack mix recipe.

Kids' Party Mix

Rating: 4.44 stars
This simple snack mix creates an opportunity to let the 'wee ones' be in charge of the cooking!

Festive Nut Bowl

Rating: 4.78 stars
Festive Nut Bowl is so easy to make. Dried cranberries add color and a burst of tartness to the mixed nuts. It's always a big hit during cocktail hour.

White Chocolate Snack Mix

Rating: 4.77 stars
Here is a sweet snack mix that is delicious and colorful. Saltiness and sweetness is the best combination! Don't be afraid of trying other cereals, candy or nuts. Salted almonds, granola, or, butterscotch chips would be fine substitutes or additions.

Sweet, Salty, Spicy Party Nuts

Rating: 4.78 stars
I find this technique much easier than the stovetop pan method. You'll get beautiful, perfectly frosted nuts that are roasted evenly, with no bitter burned spots.

Sweet Party Mix

Rating: 4.81 stars
This is a great snack mix. Wherever I bring this, I am asked for the recipe. You can't stop eating it!

Reindeer Food

Rating: 4.78 stars
This snack mix is so addictive, it's known as 'Christmas Crack' among my circle of friends and family! You can choose a holiday mix of M&M's® to make these extra festive!

Caramel Snack Mix

Rating: 4.7 stars
This is the most requested item I bring to the office. It has become the Christmas gift of choice from my kitchen.

Inspiration and Ideas

Kerri's Concoction Sweet Snack Mix
"People ask me when I am going to make more! Kids love it. It's so simple: white chocolate, cereals, nuts, pretzels, dried cranberries, and spices." – Kerri Tolbert
Reindeer Munch
"Easy and fun. Ideal replacement [for] cookies for Santa!" – melinda500

White Chocolate Gorp

Rating: 4.73 stars

This is a wonderful holiday mix with everyone's favorite things in it! It's perfect served in a large bowl for snacking at holiday parties! You can substitute or add any ingredients you think will be good!