Sweet & Salty Christmas Snack Mix

This Sweet & Salty Christmas Snack Mix is a healthier snack mix option made with popcorn, chickpea snacks, gluten free pretzels, peanuts, and dark chocolate.  Makes for a perfect homemade stocking stuffer gift and is great to serve at your holiday celebrations!


  • 6 cups popped popcorn
  • 2 cups gluten free pretzels (or regular)
  • 1/2 cup lightly salted peanuts
  • 1 cup sea salt Biena Chickpea Snacks
  • 3/4 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1 tsp coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup dark chocolate chips (not to be melted)


  1. Combine popcorn, chickpea snacks, peanuts, and pretzels on a baking tray. Mix thoroughly.
  2. Melt chocolate chips (3/4 cup) in a double boiler with coconut oil. You can also melt the chocolate chips in the microwave if you prefer.
  3. Drizzle the snack mix with the melted chocolate.
  4. Add in some more non-melted chocolate chips (1/4 cup).
  5. Top everything with the sprinkles while the chocolate is still warm.
  6. Place in the fridge to let the chocolate harden.
  7. Once the chocolate is hardened break up the snack mix into pieces.
  8. Store in festive jars or goodie bags for a holiday gift!

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