Smores' Bars Gift Jar Recipe

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Smores' Bars Gift Jar

Susan Cutler


What a great gift for a child...or anyone ~~ everyone loves Smores' right?

Here it is 'In A Jar'!

I got this recipe from a Maine Living site.

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3 or 4


1 canning jar, quart-size with lid and ring
crushed graham crackers or 1 1/2 cups of precrushed
3 1/2 oz
mini marshmallows
1/3 c
brown sugar, packed
1 1/4 c
chocolate chips or m & ms

Directions Step-By-Step

Place graham cracker crumbs into quart-sized canning jar. Use a meat tenderizer to pack crumbs tightly into the bottom of the jar.

Place mini marshmallows against the glass on all sides of the canning jar. Press lightly to create a well in the center of the jar.

Add brown sugar to the space in the center of the marshmallows pressing gently to pack.

Gently add chocolate chips or M&Ms to the top of the canning jar.

Seal jar with lid and sealer ring.

*****Decorate jar with fabric circle, ribbon or raffia.
Empty jar into large bowl.
Remove marshmallows and combine remaining ingredients, mixing well.

Snip marshmallows in half with scissors.

Return to bowl; stir into dry mix.

Melt 1/2 cup butter.

Add melted butter, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract and 1/3 cup buttermilk to bowl. Mix well.

Press lightly into greased 9-by-9 inch pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids