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Sweet Snacks

Looking for recipes for sweet snacks? Taste of Home has the best sweet snack recipes from real cooks like you, featuring reviews, ratings, how-to videos and tips.

Sugar Spiced Almonds

Sugar Spiced Almonds

Sugar Spiced Almonds

"These zippy almonds are spicy yet sweet, and once you start eating them, you can't stop," says Sherri Jackson of Chillicothe, Ohio.

Granola Trail Mix

Granola Trail Mix

Granola Trail Mix

My family has always enjoyed this crunchy four-ingredient snack. When we go camping, each person includes one additional ingredient like mini marshmallows, corn chips or cookie pieces. The taste is never the same, and we're often surprised by the combinations. —Shelley Riddlespurger, Amarillo, Texas

Sweet Cereal Clusters

Sweet Cereal Clusters

Sweet Cereal Clusters

In McBain, Michigan, Sue Yount covers a crunchy combination of peanuts, pretzels and cereal with white candy coating for a fun snack. "At bake sales, I fill small resealable storage bags with the clusters," she explains. "They always disappear fast."
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Cinnamon 'n' Spice Pecans

Cinnamon 'n' Spice Pecans

Cinnamon 'n' Spice Pecans

Originally, these crunchy nuts were used to top a salad, but I adjusted the recipe so they could stand on their own as a snack. Cayenne pepper gives them a little kick, making the nuts a fun party starter or hostess gift. -Terry Maly Olathe, Kansas

Sweet 'n' Crunchy Mix

Sweet 'n' Crunchy Mix

Sweet 'n' Crunchy Mix

My kids like snacks with a lot of crunch. So I combined a few of their favorite ingredients for this recipe, and it was an instant success. In fact, I've become famous in our neighborhood for this simply delicious mix. -Amy Briggs, Zimmerman, Minnesota

1-2-3 Snack Mix

1-2-3 Snack Mix

1-2-3 Snack Mix

Salty and satisfying, this colorful, kid-friendly trail mix provides quick protein and energy by the handful on action-packed summer days, says Sue Sherman in Toledo, Ohio. It's great for long car trips, too!

Fruit and Nut Trail Mix

Fruit and Nut Trail Mix

Fruit and Nut Trail Mix

This mouthwatering mix is filled with fall flavors. “Watching weekend football games, we all enjoy snacking on this sweet and crunchy medley,” writes Mary Ann Dell of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.

Maple-Nut Snack Mix

Maple-Nut Snack Mix

Maple-Nut Snack Mix

Maple syrup adds just the right amount of sweetness to this crunchy blend. "We take along individual plastic bags of the mix when we're fishing along the river. The pretzel "fish" seem to attract the real ones!" says Diane Nemitz of Ludington, Michigan.

Spiced Orange Pecans

Spiced Orange Pecans

Spiced Orange Pecans

You won’t be able to eat just one of these spicy sweet nibblers from field editor Ruth Peterson of Jenison, Michigan. Keep them on hand this season for unexpected company.

Praline Cereal Crunch

Praline Cereal Crunch

Praline Cereal Crunch

A sweet and salty snack like this is hard to resist. The recipe makes 10 cups, so it's great to make when hosting a party. —Glene Bolin, Paradise, California

Orange-Cranberry Snack Mix

Orange-Cranberry Snack Mix

Orange-Cranberry Snack Mix

Seasoned with cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg, this sweet mix is just perfect for fall.—Sarah Gerlach, Willmar, Minnesota
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