Category: Snacks

Dec 02

Spiced Pecans

Although delicious anytime of year, spiced nuts are a great addition to your holiday entertaining and make a great hostess gift. There are many arrangements of spices you can use, increase or decrease any of them to suit your taste. Enjoy! 1 egg white 1/2 C. sugar 1 tsp. kosher salt 1/4 tsp. ground cloves …

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May 24

Peanut Butter Coconut Bites

If you are looking for a healthy snack that also tastes amazing, these no-bake peanut butter coconut bites are what you are looking for. I mean come on, peanut butter, coconut, maple syrup and a few chocolate chips, raisins or peanuts. They are so good! Natural peanut butter works best for this recipe due to …

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Apr 09

Cheesy Chorizo Caramelized Onion Dip

This cheesy dip is sure to be a hit at your next party. A cheese dip with caramelized onions, and a little heat from chorizo sausage. Great dippers are baguette slices, tortilla chips or veggies. Fair warning though, this will go fast so double the recipe if you have a large crowd. Enjoy! 2 C. …

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Feb 07

Almond Power Bars

Packed full of flavor and healthy ingredients, these bars are a great snack that will fill you between meals. The food processor does all the work for you, so everything comes together quickly. The chocolate layer can be left off if you desire, but I think it adds that little something that makes the difference. …

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Jul 24

Coconut Pecan Chocolate Chip Granola

If you love coconut and chocolate you are going to love this granola. I find it hard to stop munching on it. Crunchy oats, toasted coconut and pecans and chocolate chips with a coating of coconut oil and honey. Yum! So simple, quick and delicious. Enjoy! 1/4 C. coconut oil 1/4 C. plus 2 Tbsp. …

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Jun 02

Vanilla Almond Granola

Skip the store-bought granola, this is so easy to make and it’s delicious! This granola is sweet, crunchy, and bursting with vanilla and almond flavors. I like to eat mine with Greek yogurt for a healthy breakfast or snack. When you bake this your house will smell amazing! Enjoy! 2-1/2 C. old-fashioned rolled oats 3/4 …

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Dec 20

Benne-maple Roasted Pecans

Benne means sesame and is unique to the Carolina’s since the colonial days. Here in South Carolina Benne wafers, a thin, crispy, toasted sesame seed cookie, are very popular. These pecans are slightly sweet, have a hint of salt from the soy sauce, and a sesame flavor from the oil. Very simple and quick to …

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Mar 18

Maple Trail Mix

Delicious maple, cinnamon and vanilla flavors bind the oats, nuts, raisins, and candy together in this trail mix. Seen Rachael Ray make this a few years ago, and knew I had to make it. She used hazelnuts instead of walnuts, but walnuts are easier for me to find. Enjoy! 3/4 C. maple syrup 1 cinnamon …

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Aug 08

Granola

I love watching the Chew on ABC, and this is Clinton Kelly’s favorite granola recipe. When I first made this I was surprised at how much my husband loved it. Great by itself, in yogurt, or add some to your cereal. This is a basic recipe that you can change-up the ingredients to your liking. …

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May 03

Kale Chips

Have you heard of kale chips? They are one of the new health snacks, and they are delicious. Very simple to make. You can experiment and use any seasonings that you wish. Give them a try and I think you will be hooked. Enjoy! 1 bunch of kale olive oil salt and pepper Preheat oven …

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