Servings: 20 (6 Tbsp.) servings
Total Time: 40 minutes
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 1/4 cup water
- 2 Tbsp butter
- 2 Tbsp honey
- 2 tsp vanilla extract
- 2 cups rolled oats
- 2 cups California walnuts, coarsely chopped
- 1 cup dried banana chips
- 1 cup dried cherries
- 1 cup dark chocolate chips
Whether you're looking for a healthy afternoon snack or a fuel source for your next hiking trip, this trail mix is worth a try!
Preheat oven to 300°F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Bring brown sugar, water, butter, honey and vanilla to a boil in a large saucepan. Let boil for a few minutes, then stir in oats and walnuts. Spread on prepared baking sheet and bake for 10 minutes. Stir and bake for 10 more minutes or until lightly browned. Let cool completely, then stir in fruits and chocolate chips. Store in an airtight container.
230 calories; 14 g fat; 5 g saturated fat; 5 mg cholesterol; 5 mg sodium; 27 g carbohydrate; 4 g fiber; 4 g protein