Snappy Snacks: Simple Strawberry Preserves

Snappy Snacks: Simple Strawberry Preserves

Summertime is not the only time you can make strawberry preserves. Frozen strawberries are widely available and perfect for preserves. Makes about 2-1/2 cups. Ingredients: 1 package (1 lb.) frozen whole unsweetened strawberries 1-1/2 cups granulated sugar 1 teaspoon...

Snappy Snacks: Crunchy Tropical Granola

This wholesome snack is perfect alone or served over yogurt, ice cream and even sprinkled over peanut butter sandwiches. Makes about 5 cups. Ingredients: 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter or margarine 1 teaspoon vanilla 3 cups old-fashioned rolled oats 3/4 cup sweetened...
Snappy Snacks: Fresh Applesauce

Snappy Snacks: Fresh Applesauce

The fresh-picked apple flavor is cooked up with a hint of cinnamon. This applesauce is great when served as a side or makes a yummy and healthy snack. Makes 1 quart (4 cups). Ingredients: 6 large cooking apples, peeled, cored and cut into 1-inch pieces 1 cup apple...

Snappy Snacks: Sloppy Joe Potatoes

Sloppy Joe topping dresses up an ordinary baked potato – great anytime. Makes 4 potatoes. Ingredients: 4 large baking potatoes, rinsed and scrubbed 1 pound lean ground turkey or beef 1/2 cup finely chopped green bell pepper 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground black...

Snappy Snacks: Spicy Broccoli Spread

This classic dip has been updated with fresh and ready-prepared ingredients. It’s sure to be a crowd pleaser. Makes 8 servings. Ingredients: 1 package (8 oz.) cream cheese 2 cups chopped frozen broccoli 1-1/2 cups (6 oz.) shredded Cheddar cheese, divided 2 tablespoons...