Whether you name them trail mix or just “gorp”, the mixtures of stuff like dried fruit, oats, and nuts prove to be an excellent energy supplement for the brain and body. So, it’s good to have it with you at any time. Here are some trail mix recipes you don't want to miss out on.
You can also include these in your foods. A trail mix is packed energy and this shouldn’t stop you from including them in your sweet foods. For instance, you can mix them with chocolate, with raw fruit, milk, or whatever you prefer. We’re giving you some hints here so you can go further from there with your own trail mix recipes.
7 trail mix recipes to take on the road
Ah, chocolate! The best excuse to make an entire homemade bark and beautifully wrap it up for your loved one on Valentine's Day! This recipe is very easy and quite healthy too. All you have to do is melt the chocolate, add it to a tray and top it with fresh raspberries and almonds, and let it cool in the fridge for a couple of hours.
Although its name may sound sophisticated, granola is a simple and healthy dessert. You can make it using your favorite ingredients, combining them the way you enjoy most. Here, we've made a nice mix of oats, almonds, cashews, raisins, and other ingredients that we think go together really well and provide a good morning calory intake.
3. Granola Bars
Simple flavors and healthy ingredients are the highlights of these homemade granola bars. They’re great as a mid-afternoon snack, because they keep you full, and don’t provide a sugar overload. They’re crunchy, full of fiber, and also very easy to make!
This muesli, nuts, and fruit salad in a jar provides all the nutrition you need in the morning, so you’ll be energetic enough to face a new busy day. You can also take it away and serve it as an energy-packed sweet snack. Make one for your significant other, too!
Being in a hurry is not an excuse for not eating your breakfast. That’s a 5-minute breakfast recipe that is good to go too. Just put in a jar some Cheerios, banana slices, milk, and honey. That’s all! Easy, isn’t it? Eat it at work or while you wait at traffic lights.
An easy and quick to make dessert, these chocolate-glazed peanut date balls are like small bites of heaven. Plus, there's no sugar or gluten in the recipe, so it's perfect for when you're on a diet. And they taste fabulous too!
Does oatmeal sound boring to you? Not with peanut butter and banana around! This match made in heaven really has the potential to turn just about anything into a mouthwatering experience. Also, these oatmeal bars are terrific with a light drizzle of maple syrup on top.