Saint Patrick’s Day Snack Mix Recipe

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It’s almost Saint Patrick’s Day, and it’s time to break out the fun green-colored, Irish-themed treats! I absolutely love Muddy Buddies for a fun snack, but sometimes you just have to shake it up a bit, like with this Saint Patrick’s Day Snack Mix Recipe! This recipe is absolutely perfect for those that really like a combination of sweet and salty when it comes to their snacking.

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Saint Patrick's Day Snack Mix Recipe

 

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Saint Patrick’s Day Snack Mix Recipe

Saint Patrick's Day Snack Mix Recipe

Ingredients

4 cups popped popcorn

3 cups pretzels

1 cup blanched and salted peanuts

1-1/2 cups white chocolate chips

Green Candies – I used Betty Crocker Candy Shop Chocolate Flavored Candies, 1 package 2.2 oz

Green and White Sprinkles – I used Wilton Brand

Directions

Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.

In a large mixing bowl, add popcorn, pretzels, and peanuts. Stir to mix well.

In a small glass bowl, add white chocolate chips. Microwave on high power for 60 seconds. Remove from microwave and stir well. Return to microwave and microwave for 20 seconds. Stir until melted. If additional heating of white chocolate is necessary to completely melt, return to the microwave in 20 second increments stirring after each increment.

Pour melted chocolate over snack mix in bowl and stir well to combine. Add candies and stir.

Pour snack mix onto prepared pan and spread out. Sprinkle with green and white sprinkles. Let set for about 30 minutes until chocolate is hard. Break apart and enjoy!

Saint Patrick's Day Snack Mix Recipe

Saint Patrick's Day Snack Mix Recipe
 
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Ingredients
  • 4 cups popped popcorn
  • 3 cups pretzels
  • 1 cup blanched and salted peanuts
  • 1-1/2 cups white chocolate chipsGreen Candies
  • --Used Betty Crocker Candy Shop Chocolate Flavored Candies, 1 package 2.2 oz
  • Green and White Sprinkles--Used Wilton Brand
Instructions
  1. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, add popcorn, pretzels, and peanuts. Stir to mix well.
  3. In a small glass bowl, add white chocolate chips. Microwave on high power for 60 seconds. Remove from microwave and stir well. Return to microwave and microwave for 20 seconds. Stir until melted. If additional heating of white chocolate is necessary to completely melt, return to the microwave in 20 second increments stirring after each increment.
  4. Pour melted chocolate over snack mix in bowl and stir well to combine. Add candies and stir.
  5. Pour snack mix onto prepared pan and spread out. Sprinkle with green and white sprinkles. Let set for about 30 minutes until chocolate is hard. Break apart and enjoy!

 

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