With handfuls of rich dark chocolate, dried fruit and toasted nuts, your office mate will feel spoiled by this haute afternoon snack. Give a jar with some hot cocoa mix or a bottle of red wine or port.
Recipe courtesy of Sarah Copeland
Apricot-Dark Chocolate Trail Mix
Total:
10 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
about 6 cups (or six 1-cup jars or bags)
Level:
Easy
Total:
10 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
about 6 cups (or six 1-cup jars or bags)
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 12 ounces high-quality dark chocolate, cut into chunks (about 3 cups)
  • 2/3 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 cup dried apricots, quartered
  • 12 pieces candied ginger, coarsely chopped
  • 1 cup lightly toasted pecans or walnuts

Directions

Mix the ingredients together. Divide among 6 jars or footed cellophane bags. Seal with a ribbon and sticker or a gift tag.

Copyright 2011 Cooking Channel, LLC. All rights reserved.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Molten Chocolate Cakes with Raspberry Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Brian Boitano

Party Poppin' Trail Mix

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Mexican Chocolate-Sesame Trail Mix

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Trail Mix

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Sweet Action's Trail Mix Ice Cream

Cooking Tips

How to Poach Eggs Perfectly

Watch videos from Cooking Channel shows and chefs. Learn to prepare feature recipes and relive your favorite moments

On TV

Belly Up!

7am | 6c

Belly Up!

7:30am | 6:30c

Belly Up!

8am | 7c

Belly Up!

8:30am | 7:30c

Belly Up!

9am | 8c

Belly Up!

9:30am | 8:30c

Cake Hunters

10am | 9c

Cake Hunters

10:30am | 9:30c

Cake Hunters

11am | 10c

Cake Hunters

11:30am | 10:30c

Cake Hunters

12pm | 11c

Cake Hunters

12:30pm | 11:30c

Cake Hunters

1pm | 12c

Cake Hunters

1:30pm | 12:30c

Donut Showdown

2:30pm | 1:30c

Donut Showdown

3:30pm | 2:30c

Sugar Showdown

4:30pm | 3:30c

Sugar Showdown

5:30pm | 4:30c

Sugar Showdown

6:30pm | 5:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cupcake Wars

8pm | 7c

Cake Hunters

10pm | 9c

Cake Hunters

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Cupcake Wars

12am | 11c

Cupcake Wars

1am | 12c

Cake Hunters

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c