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Craft A Snack Online

Easy & Delicious recipe videos!

Craft A Snack Online

This delicious program is now available online! Join us every Wednesday on YouTube and discover a new snack that’s easy to make and tasty! After you make the snack of the week, feel free to send us a review of the treat or ideas for other snacks we could make! As the weeks go by, you can always come back and find the recipes for past delicious snacks.

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Craft A Snack Online

Episode 8 – Chocolate Mousse

In Episode 8 of Craft A Snack Online we will be showing you all the steps for creating your own Chocolate Mousse!

Craft A Snack Online

Episode 6 – Cosmic Cookies

In Episode 6 of Craft A Snack Online we will be showing you all the steps for creating your own Cosmic Cookies!

Craft A Snack Online

Episode 5 – Guacamole

In Episode 5 of Craft A Snack Online we will be showing you all the steps for creating your own guacamole!

Ingredients:

2-3 Avocados 1 Small Tomato, diced ¼ Cup Red Onion, chopped 1 tbsp lemon or lime juice A pinch salt and pepper

Steps:

  1. Pit the avocados and scoop them into a bowl.

  2. Use a fork to mash the avocados.

  3. Dice the tomato and add to the bowl.

  4. Chop the onions and add to the bowl. Mix.

  5. Add lemon or lime juice and salt and pepper. Mix. Serve with chips and refrigerate leftovers.

Craft A Snack Online

Episode 4 – Oven Baked S’mores

How about a delicious treat to go along with our camping theme for this week? Join us for episode four of Craft A Snack Online and we’ll show you how easy it is to make your own Oven Baked S’mores at home!

Ingredients:

Ingredients

Graham Crackers

Marshmallows

Chocolate Bar

Steps:

  1. Line baking sheet with parchment paper.

  2. Place graham crackers on baking sheet, then place two pieces of chocolate on top of crackers and then place one marshmallow on top of chocolate pieces.

  3. Place in oven for about one minute on broil.

  4. Once out of the oven, place a graham cracker on top of marshmallow to complete the s’more.

Craft A Snack Online

Episode 3 – Zucchini Muffins

In Episode 3 of Craft A Snack Online we will be showing you all the steps for creating your own zucchini muffins!

Ingredients:

1 ½ cups flour
1 cup sugar
1 tsp cinnamon
½ tsp baking powder
½ tsp baking soda
½ tsp salt
2 large eggs
½ cup vegetable oil
1 tsp vanilla
2 cups grated unpeeled zucchini

Steps:

  1. Wash and grate zucchini. Set aside.
  2. Combine all dry ingredients in a medium-sized bowl. Mix.
  3. In a measuring cup, add vegetable oil, eggs, and vanilla. Whisk together.
  4. Slowly add egg mixture into dry ingredient mixture, mixing until well combined.
  5. Fold in grated zucchini.
  6. Fill muffin tin lined with baking cups ¾ full. Place in oven and bake for 20 minutes, or until a toothpick is inserted and comes out clean.

Craft A Snack Online

Episode 2 – Carrot Fries & Chipotle Mayo

In Episode 2 of Craft A Snack Online we will be showing you all the steps for creating a delicious plate of carrot fries and a chipotle mayo dipping sauce!

Ingredients:

Carrot Fries

4-5 Large carrots 

A pinch of salt and pepper 

A pinch of basil 

A pinch of garlic powder 

1 tsp oil (any kind) 

2 tbsp bread crumbs 

 

Chipotle Mayo

½ cup mayonnaise 

1 tsp lime juice 

1 tsp paprika 

½ tsp chili powder 

A pinch of salt 

1 tbsp water 

Steps:

Carrot Fries:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 F.  
  2. Wash and peel carrots. Cut into fry-sized pieces, keeping in mind that they will shrink when baked. Add to medium-sized bowl. 
  3. In the bowl with the carrots, add salt and pepper, basil, garlic powder, oil, and bread crumbs. Mix. 
  4. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Spread carrot mixture onto baking sheet. Place in oven for 16-20 minutes. Broil carrots if necessary. 

Chipotle Mayo:

  1. Place all ingredients in a bowl and mix until well combined. 
  2. Refrigerate leftovers. 

Craft A Snack Online

Episode 1 – Watermelon Salad

In Episode 1 of Craft A Snack Online we will be showing you all the steps for creating a delicious bowl of Watermelon Salad!

Ingredients:

-4 cups watermelon, cubed

-2 cups cucumber, diced

-1/3 cup red onion, chopped

-1/3 cup feta cheese, crumpled

-4 tbsp balsamic vinaigrette

Steps:

1. Start by cutting the watermelon into 1-inch slices and then cube the watermelon into bite size pieces. Place in a medium-large size bowl.

2. Peel the skin off the cucumber if desired. Dice the cucumber. Place in the bowl with the watermelon.

3. Chop the red onion. Add to the bowl.

4. Measure out the feta cheese and use a spoon to break up the bigger pieces. Add to the bowl. Mix the ingredients in the bowl.

5. Lastly, add the balsamic vinaigrette to the salad. Mix into the salad. *If not serving immediately, place in the fridge.