Sweet & Spicy Trail Mix
Food and Drink

Courtesy of La Preferida, lapreferida.com

Sweet & Spicy Trail Mix

"Organic Taco Seasoning gives this portable snack an addictively delicious flavor. Packed with 3 kinds of protein is a perfect way to slash those midday cravings. or have something to munch on for a post-gym treat. Did we mention it takes only 10 minutes to make?"

Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 3 minutes Serves: 4


2 cups of Puffed Millet*

1 cup raw almonds

1 cup roasted cashews

1 cup dried mango

½ cup bittersweet chocolate or 100% dark chocolate chunks, or vegan chocolate

½ cup raw pepitas

¼ cup dried cherries

¼ cup of dried cranberries

2 Tbls La Preferida Organic Taco Seasoning


* Substitute with puffed quinoa, kamut or puffed grain cereal

Preheat oven to 350 F.  In a medium bowl, toss puffed millet in taco seasoning to evenly coat. Place on a baking pan, lined with wax paper, and bake for 3 minutes.

Remove from oven and let it cool for 10 minutes. Mix with remaining ingredients and store in an airtight container.