Make up a perfect on the go snack with this sweet and salty trail mix! Try our DIY recipe for how to make your own healthy homemade fruit and nut mix. Dried cranberries and raisins give you good fruit flavor while the cashews and peanuts balance out with a savory and salty side. Add in some chocolate chips and coconut and you have the best simple trail mix. Works as a great energy boost at work, at school, as an afternoon snack for the kids, a quick breakfast, or even as a late night munchie.

Easy Sweet and Salty Trail Mix

  • Author: Our Sweetly Spiced Life


Whip up this healthy homemade trail mix recipe in a flash! Perfect for kids, for parties, for work, or as gifts you’ll love this easy sweet and salty, yummy snack. Vegan ingredients and great proteins from the nuts; it’s the perfect quick, DIY trail mix idea!



  • ¾ C Dried Cranberries
  • ¾ C Golden Raisins
  • C Coconut Flakes, unsweetened
  • 1C Unsalted, Roasted Cashews
  • 1C Salted, Roasted Peanuts
  • C Chocolate Chips (*ensure non-dairy for vegan; we use Lily’s Chocolate Chips – bonus, they’re low carb!)


  1. Mix all ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Enjoy!