Parmesan-Toasted Snack Mix
Eating a variety of grains not only ensures that you get more nutrients, but also helps make your meals and snacks more interesting.
1 1/2 cups whole grain O-shaped cereal
1 1/2 cups toasted corn cereal
1 1/2 cups small pretzels
1 cup cheese crackers or animal crackers
2/3 cup blanched almonds
2 tablespoons vegetable oil (such as canola)
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C).
- Combine all ingredients in a large bowl and toss to coat. Spread mixture out on a baking sheet, in an even layer.
- Bake 8 to 10 minutes, until lightly toasted.
Makes about 6 cups.
Recipe and photograph provided courtesy of The Quaker Oats Company and the Grain Foods Foundation; through ECES, Inc., Electronic Color Editorial Services.