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A bowl of popcorn with trail mix inside.
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Sweet + Savory Popcorn Trail Mix

This popcorn trail mix is a great sweet and savory snack that is perfect for both kids and adults.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Snack
Cuisine: American
Diet: Gluten Free, Vegetarian
Servings: 6 servings
Author: Michele Olivier

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup popcorn kernels
  • 1 tbsp coconut, avocado or vegetable oil
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 cup pretzels
  • 1/2 cup dried cherries
  • 3/4 cup cashew pieces, salted

Instructions

  • In a large saucepan, place the oil and two kernels of popcorn, and heat over medium heat, covered, until the two kernels have popped.
  • Add the remaining popcorn kernels, cover, and shake for 30 seconds away from heat. When done shaking, set saucepan back over heat and cook until all the popcorn has popped, roughly 5 minutes, shaking kernels occasionally.
  • Sprinkle popcorn with the cinnamon and add in the pretzels, dried cherries and cashew pieces. Stir until everything is well combined.
  • Great served warm or wait 5 minutes until everything has cooled. 

Notes

Age: 3-4 years and up
Yield: 6 servings
Storage: store in a air-tight container on counter for 1 week