Crunchy Munchie Snack Mix
- 1 cup - unsalted butter (2 sticks)
- 1/2 cup - Domino® Light Brown Sugar, firmly packed
- 2 tablespoons - maple syrup
- 3 cups – old-fashioned oats
- 1/2 teaspoon - salt
- 1/2 teaspoon - cinnamon
- 1/2 cup - crispy rice cereal
- 1/2 cup - chopped pecans or walnuts
Preheat oven to 350°F. Line a cookie sheet with foil or parchment paper sprayed lightly with cooking spray. Set aside.
In a medium saucepan over low heat, melt butter. Stir in brown sugar and maple syrup. Add remaining ingredients, mixing well. Spread into prepared pan.
Bake for 20 – 25 minutes. To ensure even browning, stir at least once or twice during the baking process. Bake until the oats are golden brown. Cool completely. Break into pieces, and combine with optional ingredients listed below:
1/4 cup - unsalted dry roasted nuts
1/4 cup - semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/4 cup - raisins
1/4 cup - pretzels (for a sweet and salty flavor)
Store in an airtight container.
Makes approximately 4 to 6 cups with additional optional ingredients.
Yields 4 to 6 cups.
Crunchy Munchie Snack Mix also makes a delicious topping over ice cream or yogurt!