Smoked Snack Mix is a delicious snack mix prepared on your electric smoker! This Traeger friendly snack mix recipe is a mixture of Cheez-It crackers, pretzels, Bugles and cereal that is tossed in a seasoned butter sauce then smoked. The delicious hint of smoked flavor makes it amazing.
Just wait until you try this delicious smoked smoked snack mix! It’s a simple fall treat that is perfect for chilly days. You can easily whip this up in no time at all and it’s perfect for packing and taking with you on trips. And while you’re at it, make these tasty smoked almonds and smoked pretzels too!
We also love making this for the holidays. It seems like snack mixes are always the perfect thing to serve while hosting company. It’s great for watching the game too! If you need something to with it we love making these easy Smoked BBQ Meatballs and Pork Butt Burnt Ends.
The great news about this recipe is that it takes no time at all to make. And after a little bit of effort, you’re going to love the smokey taste and flavor so much! This is a crispy treat and snack that will have you coming back for more!
Why You’ll Love This Amazing Smoked Snack Mix!
- Feeds a crowd! If you are having a party this is the perfect big batch snack mix to make.
- Easy to make! Simply mix the ingredients and smoke. You just have to do some stirring.
- So much flavor! The smoky flavor from your Traeger or electric smoker paired with the seasonings on the snack mix give it a ton of flavor.
Ingredients for Smoked Snack Mix
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- Worcestchire sauce
- Seasoned salt
- Garlic powder
- Chex cereal
- Rice Chex cereal
- Wheat Chex cereal
How to Make Smoked Snack Mix
This recipe is so simple to make!
- Mix Ingredients – In a large mixing bowl combine butter, Worcestershire sauce, seasoned salt and garlic powder. Mix until combined. Add the rest of the ingredients and toss to coat.
- Smoke – Spread out on a large baking sheet and smoke for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
- Cool -Spread out and cool on a sheet.
How to Store Leftover Smoked Snack Mix
Storing this snack mix is a breeze. Just make certain that it’s cooled completely and store it in an airtight container or bag.
A great idea is to store it up in individual baggies so that it’s an easy grab and go snack. This is perfect for school snacks, picnic lunches, or a handy treat that you can take with you when you’re traveling on the go.
It’s best consumed within four days or the ingredients go stale.
Mix in Ideas!
As you can probably guess, there are so many other things that you can add into this snack mix. Some other mix-in ideas can be:
- Chocolate Chips
- Pretzel Sticks
- Sesame Seed Sticks
And so much more! If you have something that you like in your snack mix, add it in! You can always experiment and get the best tastes added in that you want.
If you add something that can melt like chocolate make sure you add it after you smoke the snack mix.
Can I make this ahead of time?
Yes! In fact we recommend making it about 24 hours in advance of serving because the smoky flavor really comes out after resting.
We would not recommend making it more than 2-3 days in advance because the ingredients do become stale.
More Crowd Pleasing Recipes!
When entertaining we love to fire up our grill or smoker for a few snacks or appetizers. Here are a few of our favorite recipes that the crowd always enoys!
- Smoked Deviled Eggs – Delicious smoked flavor that comes from smoking your hard boiled eggs and then making them into deviled eggs is AMAZING!
- BBQ Little Smoked with Bacon – You can make these BBQ Little Smokies in the oven or on the grill if you are tailgating.
- Pork Butt Burnt Ends – Smokey, sticky nuggets of pork are rubbed down with an amazing sweet pork rub, smoked and then brushed with barbecue sauce and smoked on your pellet grill again.
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- ½ cup butter melted
- 2 Tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
- 2 teaspoon seasoned salt
- 2 teaspoon garlic powder
- 2 ⅔ cups chex cereal
- 2 ⅔ cups rice chex cereal
- 2 ⅔ cups wheat chex cereal
- 1 cup peanuts
- 2 cup pretzels
- 2 cup Cheeze-Its
- 2 cup Bugels
- Preheat smoked to 250 degrees Fahrenheit according to manufacture's directions.
- In a large mixing bowl combine butter, Worcestershire sauce, seasoned salt and garlic powder. Mix until combined. Add the rest of the ingredients and toss to coat.
- Spread out evenly in a large rimmed baking pan. We used a disposable one for easy cleanup.
- Smoke for 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
- Spread out on paper towels to cool. Store in airtight container.