Mason Jar Gift: Brownies In A Jar
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Serves: 9 servings
  • For the jar:
  • 1 pint sized mason jar
  • ⅔ cup packed all purpose flour
  • ¼  cup packed brown sugar
  • ⅓  cup sugar
  • 2  teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼  teaspoon salt
  • ⅔ cup cocoa powder
  • ¼ cup chocolate chips
  • ¼ cup cup nuts and dried fruit
  • twine, burlap, blank gift tag
  • For the recipe:
  • 4 tbsp butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • ¼ tsp vanilla
  • 1 tbsp strong coffee or hot water
  1. For Jar:
  2. Start with a clean dry pint sized mason jar.
  3. Added flour and lightly packed it down.
  4. Added next layer of brown sugar, lightly packing that layer down
  5. Mix white sugar, baking powder and salt together and add as the next layer. Pack the layer down lightly.
  6. Add cocoa powder as the next layer, pack down lightly.
  7. Add chocolate chips, nuts and dried fruit.
  8. Close mason jar with lid tightly. Finish with burlap cloth and twine.
  9. To decorate, fill out name tag and direction for baking, attach to jar with twine and enjoy!
  10. For Recipe:
  11. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  12. Dump dry ingredients out of jar into a large mixing bowl.
  13. Add butter, egg, vanilla and coffee or hot water.
  14. Stir.
  15. Place in a greased loaf pan.
  16. Bake for 12-15 minutes.
Recipe by The Adventure Bite at