Easy Microwave Cranberry Almond Snack Mix

All you need is a microwave and a few ingredients for this delectable on-the-go trail mix.

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Prep Time: 10 Minutes
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Total Time: 20 Minutes
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Servings: 13
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Calories per Serving: 230

Ingredient List

  • Small check mark in a circle 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • Small check mark in a circle 1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted
  • Small check mark in a circle 1 bag (11 oz) Nature Valley™ cranberry almond protein granola
  • Small check mark in a circle 1/2 cup dried cranberries
  • Small check mark in a circle 1 cup yogurt-covered raisins


  1. In large microwavable bowl, mix brown sugar and butter until well combined. Stir in granola. Microwave uncovered on High 2 minutes, stirring after 1 minute. Stir in dried cranberries.
  2. Spread mixture onto paper towels to cool, about 10 minutes. Stir in yogurt-covered raisins.


  • Add your favorite snack mix ingredients, like candy-coated milk chocolate pieces or pretzels to the mix.

Nutrition Information

13 servings (1/3 cup each)

1/3 Cup Calories 230  (Calories from Fat 80);  Total Fat 9g  (Saturated Fat 5g,  Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 10mg;  Sodium 95mg;  Total Carbohydrate 33g  (Dietary Fiber 1g,  Sugars 24g);  Protein 5g
% Daily Value: Vitamin A  2%;  Vitamin C  0%;  Calcium 4%;  Iron  6%;
Exchanges: 2 Starch, 1 1/2 Fat
Carbohydrate Choice: 2