South of the Border Mix


Total Time: 40 minutes
Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 35 minutes
Yield: 3 cups
Level: Beginner


  • 1/2 cup cashews or peanuts
  • 1 cup pretzels
  • 1 cup corn cereal
  • 1/2 cup dried Montmorency tart cherries
  • 1/2 cup lime juice
  • 5 tablespoons of chili powder


Mix together cashews, pretzels and corn cereal and toss gently.

Pour 1/2 cup of lime juice, and 5 tablespoons of chili powder. Stir gently.

Bake at 250 for 35-45 minutes.

Once ready, add Montmorency tart cherries to the mixture.


Recipe courtesy of Emily Caruso from