Trash Mix with Worms

Trash Mix with Worms Recipe
Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner
This is a fun mix to package in cellophane treat bags and give away on Halloween night. Change the fillings to suit your tastes...add more savory bits like cheese squares and cereal. Change the candy pieces to suit the and green candy-coated chocolate pieces around the holidays and pastel-hued treats in spring.


16 cups

Recipe from

Gooseberry Patch


1 16-oz. pkg. candy corn
1 15-oz. pkg. pretzel nuggets
1 12-oz. pkg. caramel popcorn and peanuts
1 15-oz. pkg. banana chips
1 15-oz. pkg. candy-coated chocolate pieces
1 15-oz. pkg. dried mango
1 15-oz. pkg. dried pineapple
1 10-oz. pkg. toffee pretzels
1 6-oz. pkg. sweetened dried cranberries
1 6-oz. pkg. gummy worms


Stir together all ingredients. Store in an airtight container.