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Moonlight Mixes, the Secret Weapon Every Party Needs to Host Like a Pro– Plus 10 Surprising Recipes

In the world of entertainment, finding the perfect snack can often feel like the ultimate quest. That’s where Moonlight Mixes comes in—a gourmet snack brand that has become the go-to choice for hosts looking to impress their guests. Moonlight Mixes began with a simple family recipe that was transformed into the iconic Wicked Mix. It has evolved into a culinary sensation with the introduction of Wicked Minis in 2018, offering a bite-sized complement to the original mix.

At Moonlight Mixes, fostering connections is more than just a mission—it’s their passion. The power of a good snack brings people together, turning ordinary gatherings into unforgettable experiences. Their snacks are meticulously crafted to tantalize the taste buds and spark conversations, making them the perfect addition to any party or gathering. With each bite, guests are transported into a world of flavor and indulgence, where every moment is infused with the magic of Moonlight Mixes.

But what sets Moonlight Mixes apart isn’t just their commitment to quality—it’s their versatility. Their snacks aren’t just meant to be enjoyed on their own; they’re also the secret ingredient that can take your culinary creations to the next level. From sweet to savory, their snacks add a wickedly delicious twist to your favorite dishes, elevating them into culinary masterpieces that will leave your guests craving more.

So, if you’re ready to take your entertaining game to new heights, look no further than Moonlight Mixes. Join us as we explore ten genius ways to incorporate their gourmet snacks into your favorite recipes, and discover why Moonlight Mixes is the must-have for hosts who want to steal the show at their next party.

1. Chocolate Peanut Butter Wicked Mix Bars

Indulge your taste buds in the sinful delight of Chocolate Peanut Butter Wicked Mix Bars – a decadent fusion of creamy peanut butter, crunchy Wicked Mix Spicy Original, and rich semi-sweet chocolate. These bars are not just a snack; they’re a symphony of flavors that will have your guests begging for more.


  • In a large mixing bowl, beat together 1 ¼ cup peanut butter, 1 cup powder sugar, 1 ½ sticks softened butter and vanilla until smooth.
  • By hand mix in 3 cup chopped Wicked Mix Original, 1 cup powdered sugar and ½ cup chocolate chips. Stir until fully moistened.
  • Line a 9 x 9-inch pan with aluminum foil and spray lightly with cooking spray.
  • Press the mixture evenly into the pan.
  • In a microwave safe bowl, melt the remaining chocolate chips and ¾ cup peanut butter. Stir until completely smooth. Pour over the bars and spread evenly.
  • Sprinkle the top with the remaining ½ cup broken Wicked Mix Original
  • Refrigerate for at least 4 hours to set.
  • Cut into squares and serve. Store chilled.

2. Connie’s Wicked twist to Twice Baked Chicken

Prepare to tantalize your palate with Wicked Minis Twice Baked Chicken. With a crispy Panko crust made from their Garlic Parmesan Wicked Minis, each bite boasts a burst of savory goodness that elevates this classic dish to new heights of culinary delight.


  • Preheat oven to 375
  • In a Ziploc bag, crush 6oz bag Wicked Minis Garlic Parmesan.
  • Poor you’re crushed Minis onto a plate
  • Preheat canola oil (only 1/4” at best)in a skillet over medium high heat
  • In small bowl, mix two or three eggs.
  • Wash and dry, chicken breasts
  • Dip your chicken breast in to the egg mixture and wash around thoroughly
  • Put your chicken breast onto the plate of crushed Wicked Minis Garlic Parmesan seasoned snacking crackers and completely cover your chicken
  • Place covered chicken breast in hot oil for 30 to 45 seconds on both sides,
  • Do not let the cracker mix get to Brown but just a light tan.
  • Place chicken breast on baking sheet
  • When all chicken breasts are coated, lightly fried, and on baking sheet, place in oven for 20 to 30 minutes.
  • May want to check and turn once during that time.
  • Remove and serve

3. Susan’s Wicked Charcuterie

No charcuterie board is complete without a touch of wickedness. Pair Moonlight Mixes’ flavored crackers with a fine Merlot, and watch as your guests are transported to a realm of gourmet bliss, where every bite is an adventure in taste.

4. Fred’s Garden Dill Minis Baked Cod

Take your seafood game up a notch with Baked Cod featuring a Garden Dill Moonlight Mixes Mini’s crust. Crisp, flavorful, and utterly irresistible, this dish is sure to become a staple in your culinary repertoire.

5. Bob’s Red Pepper Minis Meatloaf

Say goodbye to boring meatloaf and hello to a spicy sensation! Make meatloaf with Crushed Red Pepper Wicked Minis in place of Panko crumbs to add a fiery kick to your dinner table.

6. Brenda’s No Bake Cookies with a Twist

With crushed Wicked Mix Spicy Original in place of crushed pecans, these cookies offer a delightful crunch and a hint of spice that will leave you craving more.


  • With crushed Wicked mix in place of crushed pecans
  • 1 stick margarine
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 heaping tbsp cocoa
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • All in pan
  • Bring to boil medium heat for 2 min
  • Remove from heat and add
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 1 2/3 cup quick oats
  • 1 cup slightly crushed Wicked Mix Spicy Original
  • Beat until thick
  • Drop on foil.

7. Scott’s Cajun Minis Shrimp and Grits

Add a touch of crunch and spice to your favorite comfort food. Make Shrimp and Grits with Wicked Minis for an extra layer of texture and flavor. Paired with a mimosa, it’s a match made in culinary heaven.

Soups are always better with Wicked Minis to top it off

  • Ryan’s Tortilla Soup with Jalapeno Cheddar Minis

Finish off your culinary journey with a bowl of Tortilla Soup infused with the wickedly good flavors of Moonlight Mixes. With a squeeze of lime and a handful of avocado chunks, it’s the perfect way to end a meal that’s sure to impress.

  • Jason’s White Chicken Chili with Chili Cheese Minis

Warm up your soul with White Chicken Chili, slow-cooked to perfection with Great Northern beans, Mexican corn, and a generous serving of Wicked Minis Jalapeno Cheddar. It’s comfort food with a wicked twist.

  • Brad’s Cajun Stew with Cajun Creole Minis

Get ready to spice up your life with our Waidmann Cajun Stew. Bursting with Cajun flavors and served alongside Wicked Minis Cajun Creole, this stew is a hearty, satisfying meal that will leave your taste buds singing.

From sweet to savory, their recipes offer a tantalizing array of options to suit every palate. So go ahead, embrace the wickedness, and let Moonlight Mixes elevate your entertaining to new heights of deliciousness. After all, life’s too short for bland snacks and boring meals. Snack wicked, and let the magic of Moonlight Mixes elevate your every moment.

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