Easy Game Day Snack Mix with Seminole Colors
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Easy Game Day Snack Mix - Game Day Food Recipe

Easy Game Day Snack Mix is simple and fun to make, full of delicious sweet and savory treats and festive with garnet and gold M&Ms. Feel free to substitute your team's colors.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: tailgate snacks, make-ahead tailgate recipes, tailgate ideas, football food, tailgating
Servings: 12 servings
Calories: 300kcal
Author: Sharon Rigsby


  • 2-1/2 cups Cheez-its
  • 2-1/2 cups Bugles
  • 2-1/2 cups small pretzels
  • 1 cup peanuts or any nuts you like or have on hand
  • 3 Tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 packet dry Ranch Salad Dressing and Seasoning Mix
  • 2 cups assorted candies in your team's colors M&Ms, jelly beans, etc.


  • Combine the Cheez-its, Bugles, pretzels, and peanuts in a gallon size plastic bag and drizzle with the vegetable oil.
  • Seal the bag and toss gently to coat the mixture. Add the ranch dressing and toss gently again to evenly coat the mixture.
  • When you are ready to serve, pour the mixture into a large bowl and top with the candy.


Sharon's Expert Tips:
I used our favorite snacks like Bugles and Cheez-Its to make this recipe. Feel free to substitute your favorite snacks and or nuts. 
Also, be sure to personalize these game day snacks with your favorite team's colors by using different colored M&M's or another candy. 
Store this snack mix in an airtight container to maintain it's freshness. 


Calories: 300kcal | Carbohydrates: 32g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 4g | Monounsaturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 2mg | Sodium: 327mg | Potassium: 83mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 50IU | Calcium: 40mg | Iron: 1.4mg