Peanut and Dried Fruit Snack Mix

Peanut and Dried Fruit Snack MixRecipe
Photo: Thomas J. Story; Styling: Randy Mon
Perfect for a movie with the kids, this addictive snack mix is made with dried currants, peanuts and cereal. We doubt you'll have any leftovers.


Serves 10 (makes 5 cups)

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Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 123
Caloriesfromfat 49 %
Protein 3 g
Fat 6.7 g
Satfat 0.8 g
Carbohydrate 15 g
Fiber 2 g
Sodium 212 mg
Cholesterol 0.0 mg


1 quart corn puff cereal such as Kix
1/2 cup dried currants
1/2 cup salted Spanish peanuts
2 tablespoons canola oil
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon


1. Combine cereal, currants, and peanuts in a large bowl.

2. Stir together oil, salt, and cinnamon in a small frying pan. Warm over medium-high heat until fragrant, 1 to 2 minutes. Scrape from pan over cereal and mix to coat.

Make ahead: Store airtight up to 2 days.

Note: Nutritional analysis is per 1/2 cup.