Brownie Mix in a Jar
If you are looking to make a homemade gift, and you are not that crafty, then why not make a Brownie Mix in a Jar gift. This simple to make gift is for just about anyone over the age of 18. This can also be used as an Emergency Gift, where you keep a couple of extra on hand, or in your car, in the event someone unexpectedly gives you a gift that you can use to make it look like you also have something for them.
Gift in a jar brownies are tasty treats that will make a thoughtful and yummy thank you gift for your guests. Also, Brownie Mix in a jar creatively packaged with items like a wooden spoon or pot holder make a great budget-friendly Christmas gift.
What to Do
Start with a spare a mason jar and your favorite brownie recipe. Put all of the dry ingredients into the jar. Then, write down the non-dry ingredients (eggs, butter, vanilla, etc.) and their proper amounts onto a small slip of paper along with the baking instructions and attach it to the jar. Use a ribbon and bow to put the finishing touches on the gift.
Choose one of the recipes and purchase the necessary ingredients.
Chewy Chocolate Brownie Mix in a Jar
Mix together flour, baking powder and salt in a small bowl. Layer the ingredients in a 1-quart mason jar in the following order, sugar (bottom layer), cocoa, flour mixture, and chopped (top layer). Press each layer firmly in place before adding the next layer. Seal jar. Decorate the jar, attach instructions and add a gift tag. Makes one gift jar.
Tips: Using a wide-mouth canning funnel will make it easier to add ingredients to the jar. After adding the layer of cocoa wipe out the inside of the jar with a dry paper towel to remove the excess powder, so the other layers can be seen clearly through the glass.
Attach a tag with the following Brownie Mix in a Jar Baking Instructions:
Blonde Brownie Mix in a Jar
Layer the ingredients in a 1-quart mason jar in the following order the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt, then add half of the brown sugar, then half of the chocolate chips and half of the nuts. Then repeat layering with remaining brown sugar, chocolate chips, and nuts. Press each layer firmly in place before adding the next layer. Seal jar. Decorate the jar, attach instructions and add a gift tag. Makes one gift jar.
Tip: Using a wide-mouth canning funnel will make it easier to add ingredients to the jar.
Attach a tag with the following Blonde Brownie Mix in a Jar Baking Instructions:
Creative Gift Wrap for Brownie Mix