This is a very simple recipe and quick to make if all ingredients are at hand.It can also be stored in an airtight container for a week easily.The combination of cumin,green chillies and sesame seeds provide unique flavors that are pretty interesting and irresistible.Try this with a hot cup of tea or hot chocolate or pretty much anytime the dreaded craving for a snack hits.
Ingredients and method to make this mixture.
1/2 cup raw peanuts (or roasted peanuts)
2/3 cup dark raisins
1/2 cup roasted mixed nuts
5 cups Kellogs ( or any other brand) Rice Krispies
5 tsp brown sesame seeds
3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
1 tsp cumin seeds
4 small green chillies cut very fine ( or according to taste )
1/8 tsp of cumin powder
1/4 tsp chili powder (optional)
salt to taste
Heat olive oil in a large pan.Add the cumin seeds and the green chillies to it.
When the green chillies splutter a little and the skin of the green chillies start turning a little white,lower heat and add the raw peanuts and saute for a few minutes until the peanuts get roasted.(If using roasted peanuts just add them and saute for a few seconds)
Add the sesame seeds and saute for about a minute (they begin to pop a little).Add the raisins,the mixed nuts and the cumin powder and the chili powder,saute for a few seconds and add the rice krispies and add salt to taste and mix well.
Cool the entire mixture thoroughly before storing in an air tight container.
Enjoy this healthy snack.