Freeze Dried Fruit Recipe Section:
- 1 cup freeze-dried strawberries
- 1 cup pretzels
- 1/2 cup almonds
- 1/2 cup cashews
- 1/2 cup chocolate chips
- 1/4 cup honey
- 1/4 cup coconut oil
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- Pinch of salt
- Preheat your oven to 325°F.
- Roughly chop the pretzels, almonds, and cashews and set them aside in a large mixing bowl.
- Add the freeze-dried strawberries and chocolate chips to the bowl and mix everything together.
- In a small saucepan, combine the honey, coconut oil, vanilla extract, and salt. Heat the mixture over low heat, stirring occasionally, until everything is melted and well combined.
- Pour the honey mixture over the snack mix in the bowl and stir until everything is evenly coated.
- Spread the snack mix out on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
- Bake the snack mix in the preheated oven for 10-12 minutes, stirring once or twice, until everything is lightly toasted and golden brown.
- Remove the baking sheet from the oven and let the snack mix cool completely on the pan.
- Once cool, transfer the snack mix to an airtight container and store at room temperature for up to a week.
This freeze-dried strawberry snack mix is the perfect combination of sweet, salty, and crunchy. The freeze-dried strawberries add a burst of fruity flavor and a fun texture to the mix, while the honey and coconut oil provide just the right amount of sweetness and stickiness to hold everything together. The pretzels, almonds, and cashews add a satisfying crunch, while the chocolate chips provide a decadent touch of richness.
Not only is this snack mix delicious, but it’s also a great way to use up any leftover freeze-dried strawberries you may have on hand. Freeze-drying is a great way to preserve the flavor and nutrients of fresh strawberries, and they make a great addition to a variety of snacks and recipes. So give this freeze-dried strawberry snack mix a try and enjoy a tasty and nutritious snack that’s perfect for any time of day!