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.

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