How to Make a Sweet & Salty Snack Mix: A Perfect Blend of Flavors

Just like the unique bond shared between brothers and sisters, some things in life are best enjoyed when they offer a perfect balance of sweetness and saltiness. In honour of Brother and Sister Day, which falls on 2nd May, let’s explore how to make a Sweet & Salty Snack Mix—a delightful treat that embodies this harmonious blend of flavours.

Benefits of Sweet & Salty Snack Mix

  • Versatility: The Sweet & Salty Snack Mix is incredibly versatile, making it suitable for any occasion. Whether you’re hosting a family gathering, movie night, or simply craving a delicious snack, this mix is sure to please.
  • Balanced Flavors: By combining sweet and salty ingredients, this snack mix offers a satisfying balance of flavors that tantalize the taste buds. The sweetness from the chocolate and dried fruit complements the saltiness of the pretzels and popcorn, creating a truly irresistible treat.
  • Nutritional Value: Despite its indulgent flavors, the Sweet & Salty Snack Mix can be a nutritious option when made with wholesome ingredients. Almonds and dried fruit provide essential nutrients, while popcorn offers fiber and whole grains.

Sweet & Salty Snack Mix, Made Easily with Ecopack’s Wrap Sheets

Ecopack’s wrap sheet serves as the perfect baking surface for creating this Sweet & Salty Snack Mix. Made from sustainable materials, our wrap sheet ensures easy preparation and cleanup, allowing you to enjoy your homemade treats with minimal environmental impact.

Recipe: Sweet & Salty Snack Mix


  • 2 cups of pretzels
  • 2 cups of popcorn
  • 1 cup of chocolate-covered nuts (such as almonds or peanuts)
  • 1 cup of dried fruit (such as cranberries or raisins)
  • 1/2 cup of chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup of mini marshmallows
  • 1/4 cup of honey or maple syrup
  • 2 tablespoons of butter or coconut oil
  • Sea salt, to taste


  • Preheat your oven to 250°F (120°C) and line a baking sheet with Ecopack’s wrap sheet.
  • In a large mixing bowl, combine the pretzels, popcorn, chocolate-covered nuts, dried fruit, chocolate chips, and mini marshmallows.
  • In a small saucepan, melt the butter or coconut oil over low heat. Stir in the honey or maple syrup until well combined.
  • Pour the melted butter mixture over the snack mix and toss until everything is evenly coated.
  • Spread the mixture evenly onto the lined baking sheet.
  • Sprinkle sea salt over the top of the snack mix to add a salty contrast to the sweetness.
  • Bake in the preheated oven for 45-60 minutes, stirring every 15 minutes, until the mixture is lightly golden and crispy.
  • Remove from the oven and let cool completely before serving.
  • Once cooled, transfer the Sweet & Salty Snack Mix to an airtight container for storage or package it in individual portions to share with your loved ones.

Explore More Delicious Recipes in Our Cookbook:

If you enjoyed making this Sweet & Salty Snack Mix, be sure to check out our cookbook for more mouthwatering recipes. From delectable desserts to savory delicacies, our cookbook offers a diverse range of dishes to suit every palate. Plus, with Ecopack’s sustainable packaging solutions, you can enjoy homemade treats guilt-free, knowing you’re making a positive impact on the environment.

Celebrate Brother and Sister Day with a delicious Sweet & Salty Snack Mix that brings people together with its irresistible flavors and heartwarming symbolism.

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