smores in a jar

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Penny Hall

By
@FantasyFaery54

everyone loves smores
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Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
several
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

  • 1
    canning jar, quart-size with lid and ring
  • 1 pkg
    1 sleeve graham crackers (about 10 crackers or 1 1/2 cups of crushed crackers)
  • 1 pkg
    1 large package seasonal peeps ® brand marshmallow candies
  • ·
    1/3 cup brown sugar, packed
  • ·
    1 1/4 cup chocolate chips or seasonal m&ms brand milk chocolate candies

How to Make smores in a jar

Step-by-Step

  1. Instructions
    1. Place graham crackers in a zipper freezer food storage bag. Use a rolling pin or meat tenderizer to crush crackers into crumbs. (You'll need about 1 1/2 cup of crushed crumbs: one "sleeve" of graham crackers, or about 10 whole crackers equals 1 1/2 cup when crushed.)

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

    3. Place Peeps candies against the glass on all sides of the canning jar. Press lightly to create a well in the center of the jar. (You'll use approximately 2/3rds of the package; our Halloween recipe used 6 of a 9-pack package of Ghost Peeps.)

    4. Add brown sugar to the space in the center of the Peeps, pressing gently to pack.

    5. Gently add chocolate chips or M&Ms to the top of the canning jar. Seal jar with lid and sealer ring.

    6. Embellish jar with fabric circle, ribbon or raffia.

    7. Print a free printable gift tag, or create your own tag with the recipe below.
  2. Print free printable gift tags for S'Mores In A Jar:
    •Easter Bunny S'Mores In A Jar Gift Tag
    •Halloween S'Mores In A Jar Gift Tag
    •Harvest S'Mores In A Jar Gift Tag

    Or, create your own gift tag with this S'Mores In A Jar Recipe:

    S'Mores In A Jar Recipe

    Empty jar into large bowl. Remove marshmallows and combine remaining ingredients, mixing well.

    Snip marshmallows into small pieces with scissors. Return to bowl; stir into dry mix.

    Melt 1/2 cup butter, and add melted butter, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract and 1/3rd cup buttermilk to bowl. Mix well.

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

Printable Recipe Card

About smores in a jar

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #gifts #in #jar



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