Snack Mixes for Halloween

October 22, 2012

Some people love Halloween because it gives them the opportunity to dress up and scare their friends and family. Others appreciate Halloween because it allows them to have a chance to temp their taste buds with a variety of candy and snack mixes. An assortment of textures and flavors make it more interesting treat while the color of the mixture is perfect in representing a Halloween-themed snack mix. Below are some of our favorite varieties of snack mixes perfect for your Halloween gathering.

Halloween Party Treat

This is a perfect snack that can be easily thrown together for your Halloween gathering. The sweet and salty combination is going to win over any crowd.

1 Cup Candy Corn

1 Cup Tropical Foods Salted Peanuts

*Feel free to add additional nuts to the snack mix

Add all ingredients in a large bowl and enjoy.

Halloween Snack Mix

Combine all ingredients into a large bowl. Once mixed, store in a large airtight container.

6 Cups Caramel Corn

2 Cups Salted Tropical Foods Cashews (or Peanuts)

1-1/2 Cups Candy Corn

1/3 Cup Tropical Foods Raisins

Halloween Raisin Snack Mix

Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. This mix will put a smile on any goblin either at a gathering or while trick-or-treating making it the perfect snack.

1 lb Tropical Foods Yogurt Covered Raisins

1 lb Tropical Foods Salted Cashews

14 oz. Tropical Foods Chocolate Covered Peanuts

1 lb Tropical Foods White Chocolate Covered Pretzels

1 lb Candy Corn

1 lb Semisweet Chocolate Chips

2 lb Tropical Foods Chocolate pieces

Healthy Specialty Halloween Trail Mix

This is a simple mix perfect for those who enjoy a variety of Tropical Foods dried fruit accompanied by your favorite nuts and seeds. By adding your favorite raw, roasted and salted nuts will add a great crunch and increase the nutritional value along with adding texture to the blend.

Dried Fruit can include:

Dried Cranberries

Dried Apricots

Dried Apple Chips

Dried Pineapple Chips

Yogurt Covered Raisins

Chocolate Covered Raisins

Nuts can include: (Raw, Roasted or Salted)


Foods Walnuts



Pumpkin Seeds

Combine all ingredients and place in an airtight container – enjoy.

Goblin Halloween Trail Mix

Mix together the following Tropical Foods nuts and raisins with the addition of orange and brown chocolate candies. For a unique twist, add Tropical Foods roasted Pumpkin Seeds making this mix perfect for Halloween.





Pumpkin Seeds

Orange and Brown Chocolate Candies

Once you combine all ingredients, place in an airtight container.

Have a safe and wonderful Halloween. If you would like to learn ways to expand the life of your Halloween snack, learn how to by reading our previous post  “Ways to Correctly Store Nuts and Mixes.”

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