Originally Posted by appps
That actually sounds quite interesting. Been trying to find snacks for kids recess that I can bake that are a little healthier and they sound like they might be okay. I like to have stuff they can just grab and take when we are in a rush but don't Want to have them eating cake and chocolate biscuits every day.
Anybody got any tried and true lunch box baking that fits into that catagory?
Have you tried these?
(Australian New Zealand Army Cookies)
1 Stick butter
½ Cup Raw Sugar (or Light brown sugar
1/3 Cup Golden Syrup (dark corn syrup)
1 Cup flour
2 tsp. Baking powder
1 Cup rolled oats
1 Cup flaked coconut
½ Cup toasted sunflower seeds (any nut)
½ Cup raisins
¼ Cup chopped dried apricots
Cream butter, sugar & syrup. Combine flour, baking powder, oats, nuts, raisins coconut
and apricots; mix to coat with hands. Pour into wet ingredients in bowl; mix to blend.
Roll into tube & divide in two then divide into 18 cookies. Bake at 325 for 20 min