Road Trip Snacks

Whether it’s a quick trip to Red Wing or a weekend getaway to the North Shore, you can’t take a road trip without loading up on snacks.  Our Director of Programming and favorite suburban family, Mandy Tadych and husband Rob join us from their family SUV with their best picks.

We Are Nuts

Kick Ass Beef Jerky – Use code TCL to get 15% off on their website

Old Dutch Chips

Wiley Wallaby & Sweet Chaos – KLN Family Brands

Make Your Own Snack Mix:

Mandy’s Spicy Taco Snack Mix

1 stick of butter
Taco seasoning
3 tablespoons water
Hot sauce to taste
Chex cereal
Cheese crackers
Prezetles
Chili lime pepitas

  1. Melt butter, mix with 1 package of taco seasoning, water and hot sauce
  2. Mix together Chex, crackers, pretzels
  3. Mix in half the dressing
  4. Spread on cookie sheet and add the rest of the dressing and mix well
  5. Bake for 1 hour at 250 degrees – stirring every 15 minutes
  6. Add chili lime pepitas & more hot sauce if needed
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