Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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Caramel Chex Mix

2 reviews

This wonderfully crunchy snack is loaded with cereal, pretzels and nuts—and coated with a not-too-sweet brown sugar mixture. Package this up as gifts, or set out a bowl at your party and watch it disappear by the handful. —Samantha Moyer, Oskaloosa, Iowa

Sweet ‘n’ Spicy Snack Mix

3 reviews

This yummy snack mix was concocted by our Test Kitchen. Chex cereal, cheesy snack crackers and mini pretzels are baked...


Chocolate Pecan Pie Snack Mix

4 reviews

My crowd-pleasing party mix is buttery, chocolaty and nutty. The recipe yields a party-sized portion, but I recommend keeping it...


Sweet ‘n’ Salty Party Mix

9 reviews

These crunchy munchies are sure to rank high with your family and friends. The combination of flavors gets this sweet...


Turtle Snack Mix

A decadent turtle sundae I had at a restaurant inspired this sweet-salty snack mix. Just try to stop at one...

Apple Pie Popcorn

This caramel corn recipe comes from my husband's family. It's our go-to treat, particularly since the apple pie spice makes...


Pretzel Puppy Chow

1 review

This variation on regular puppy chow replaces peanut butter with Nutella and chipotle for a delicious spicy-sweet combination. —Taste of...

No-Bake Party Mix

1 review

This munchable snack mixture from Regina Stock of Topeka, Kansas is sure to disappear in a hurry at picnics and...


Sweet ‘n’ Spicy Halloween Munch

1 review

Kids of all ages love the sweet and salty blend in this fast-to-fix snack mix. —Shana Reiley, Theresa, New York


Harvest Snack Mix

14 reviews

Candy corn makes this natural snack for fall gatherings. The sweet and salty flavors are irresistible. —Marlene Harguth, Maynard, Minnesota


Apple Snack Mix

With apple chips and cereal in fun shapes, this cute mix makes a tasty, nutritious gift, bake sale item or...

Apple-Cinnamon Snack Mix

2 reviews

This colorful and crunchy concoction with a sweet-spicy coating is great for parties or just snacking, says field editor Virginia...


Halloween Snack Mix

6 reviews

Here is a simple snack mix I created on the spur of the moment. It's easy to toss together for...


Cracker Snack Mix

11 reviews

Family and friends will munch this fun mix of crackers, nuts and ranch dressing by the handfuls! "Everyone is sure...


Monster Munch

This sweet-salty snack is a favorite of mine because it can be adapted to any holiday, depending on the ingredients...


Parmesan Munch Mix

8 reviews

This snack mix is delicious! What an easy after-school or work treat. Pack up a few individual baggies and toss...

Witch’s Snack Hats

These treats go over well at parties, but they're guaranteed to be a hit at Halloween parties. They're well worth...


Ranch Party Mix

I first tasted this snack mix when a co-worker shared it at work. Because of its simple preparation and popular...


Campfire S’mores Snack Mix

Two crowd-pleasers, party mix and s’mores, become a sensation when you combine them. No campfire necessary —you can make this...


Corn Maze Munch

1 review

All hail to the Corn King with this sweet, crunchy and savory treat. The “corny” combination of ingredients sure says...


Nutty Snack Mix

1 review

This toasty mix from our Test Kitchen is a little spicy, and a whole lot of tasty! Make it for...


Bits and Pieces Munch Mix

3 reviews

You'll want to keep several bowls of his sweet-salty snack mix within easy reach during the festivities. Your friends will...


Sweet ‘n’ Crunchy Snack Mix

A combination of sweet and savory ingredients gives this treat a fun look and fabulous flavor. The recipe makes a...


Southwestern Gorp

1 review

Ghosts, goblins and skeletons can't keep their hands out of this popular snack mix, reports field editor Renae Moncur of...

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Candy Corn Snack Mix

1 review

It's no trick- this Halloween party treat requires only three ingredients and 5 minutes to prepare. "I simply mix together...


Ranch Snack Mix

30 reviews

This is a wonderful fast-to-fix munchie. The recipe makes tons and doesn't involve any cooking. It's a cinch to package...


Maple-Nut Snack Mix

Maple syrup adds just the right amount of sweetness to this crunchy blend. "We take along individual plastic bags of...


Buggy Snack Mix

1 review

Chocolate-covered raisin "bugs" are a tasty surprise in this sweet and crunchy snack mix from our Test Kitchen. Candy corn...


Granola Nut Snack Mix

This snack from Jessie Sarrazin of Livingston, Montana delivers equally well from a bowl in the kitchen or a bag...


Chili Snack Mix

5 reviews

Barb Gustison of Quincy, Illinois writes, “I remember my mother making chili mix in place of cookies for bake sales....