This Snack Mix Recipe Incorporates Unexpected Ingredients

By: Alyson Wyers - Dec 8, 2014
References: blog.freepeople
If you are looking for a different trail mix to bring on your next adventure, this one is tropics themed and packed with protein. Containing shelled hemp seeds for a vegetarian protein punch as well as unsalted cashews for healthy monounsaturated fat, this recipe is will provide you with tons of fuel.

The homemade trail mix from the Free People blog contains dried blueberries, mango and pineapple. This combination of dried fruit offers lots of antioxidants, fiber and vitamins as well as texture. Ideal for hungry hikers, this snack certainly beats store-bought mixes. You can use either raw or roasted cashews, depending on your taste preferences. You can also use this combination as a starting point for your own experimentation.