Are there times where you’re just too lazy to drive out and get a snack? Not to worry, just head straight for the kitchen and dig out any three ingredients from the list below. You’d be surprise on the type of snacks you will be able whip up! Try them out and tell us which you like best!
Peanut Butter Cookies
This will be a treat for all you Reese’s fans out there! What you need, peanut butter, sugar and an egg. Combine 1 cup each peanut butter and white sugar with 1 egg. Stir until smooth. Drop tablespoon-size balls of cookie dough onto a parchment-lined baking sheet. Bake at 350° for 6 to 8 minutes. Makes 1 dozen cookies.
Biscuit and Jam
These are great with afternoon tea. What you need, whipping cream, self-rising flour and jam. Combine ½ cup heavy whipping cream and 1 cup self-rising flour. Turn dough onto a floured surface and knead lightly. Roll to ¾” thickness and cut with a 2″ biscuit cutter. Bake at 425° for 12 to 15 minutes on a lightly greased baking sheet. Top with jam to serve. Makes 6 biscuits.
Chocoholic listen up! What you need, chocolate chips, sweetened condensed milk and butter. Heat 2 cups chocolate chips, 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk, and 2 Tbsp. butter in microwave in 30-second blasts, stirring, until melted and smooth. Pour mixture into a greased 9″ square baking pan. Chill until firm. Makes 1 pan.
Banana Bread Cookies
Worried about the sugar content for this one? There isn’t! You’ll need, bananas, oats and walnuts. Mash 2 large overripe bananas in a bowl. Add 1 cup rolled oats and ¼ cup chopped walnuts. Drop rounded tablespoons of batter onto a baking sheet and bake for 12 to 15 minutes at 350°. Makes 12 cookies.
How could you not have cupcakes in the list. You’ll need, cake mix, soda and whipped cream. Combine 1 box any flavor cake mix with 1 can room-temperature soda in any flavor. (We’re partial to chocolate mix and Coca-Cola.) Whisk until smooth. Pour batter into a lined muffin tin. Bake for 18 minutes at 350° until a toothpick emerges clean. Let cool completely, then top with whipped cream. Makes 12 cupcakes.