We've got recipe ideas aplenty

There are many inventive and delicious ways to bake up "Everything But The..." mixes. 

Here, we've got great ideas to make your Cherryvale Farms baked good your own!

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Banana Bread Mix Recipe Ideas

In a hurry?

Make Banana Muffins! Prepare mix as directed and pour into a greased 12-muffin pan. Bake at 350 F for 25 minutes. Allow to cool slightly in pan, then remove. Best served warm.

Go nuts!

  • Fold in 1/2 cup whole walnuts or walnut pieces to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
  • Fold in 1/2 cup whole pecans or pecan pieces to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.

Add a berry nice bump in flavor!

  • Fold in 1/2 cup dried cranberries to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
  • Fold in 1/2 cup dried blueberries to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.

Feeling tropical?

  • Fold in 1/2 cup whole walnuts or walnut pieces to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
  • Fold in 1/2 cup whole pecans or pecan pieces to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
    • Fold in 1/2 cup dried cranberries to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
    • Fold in 1/2 cup dried blueberries to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
    • Fold in 1/2 cup diced fresh mango to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
    • Fold in 1/4 cup shredded coconut and 1/4 cup cashews to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.

Blueberry Muffin Mix Recipe Ideas

Go berry wild!

  • Try substituting another berry like raspberries, blackberries or marion berries, mix as directed and pour into muffin tin as directed.

Add some crunch!

  • Fold in 1/2 cup chopped pecans, walnuts or cashews to add texture, then pour into prepared muffin tin as directed.

Got the blues?

  • Kids love color, so try adding a drop of natural blue food coloring to the prepared mix to create "Blue Monster Muffins" - they'll eat them right up! After mixing, bake in muffin tins as directed.

Serve them family style

  • For a coffee-cake style presentation, pour prepared mix into a greased 8" square baking pan, instead of muffin tins. Sprinkle top of pan with 2-3 tablespoons of brown sugar for extra crunch. The baking time will need to be adjusted so check the oven at about 25 minutes and every few minutes after that until a toothpick inserted in the center of the pan comes out clean. Slice and serve!

Chocolate Brownie Mix Recipe Ideas

You choose the nuts...

  • The best part about our "Everything But The" chocolate brownies is that you can use any kind of nut you like! Substitute chopped peanuts, pecans, cashews, almonds, or brazil nuts for the walnuts to add your own twist, then mix and pour into prepared pan as directed.

Chocolate lover?

  • Try substituting chocolate chips for the walnuts.

Or a peanut butter lover?

  • Swirl in 2 tablespoons of peanut butter to prepared mix, then pour into greased baking pan as directed.

Craving caramel?

  • Substitute caramel chips or chopped hard toffee for walnuts, then pour into prepared pan as directed.

Make mini-brownies!

  • Pour prepared batter into heavily greased mini muffin tins. Depending on the size and shape of your pan, start checking for doneness at 8-10 minutes. Brownies are ready when the edges are crisp and the centers are still gooey.

Cornbread Mix Recipe Ideas

Go spicy!

 

  • Add 1 tablespoon of diced jalapeno peppers (fresh or canned) to prepared mix. Feeling really spunky? Add 2 tablespoons or even 1/4 cup! Then pour into pan as directed.

Go green!

  • Add 1/4 cup of grated zucchini or cooked, chopped, packed spinach. Make sure you've removed any excess water from the spinach. Then pour mixture into muffin tins as directed.

Pumpkin Spice Bread Mix Recipe Ideas

In a hurry?

  • Make Pumpkin Muffins! Prepare mix as directed and pour into a greased 12-tin muffin pan. Bake at 350 F for 25-28 minutes. Allow to cool slightly in pan, then remove. Best served warm.

Go nuts!

  • Fold in 1/2 cup whole walnuts or walnut pieces to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.
  • Fold in 1/2 cup whole pecans or pecan pieces to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.

Make if festive!

  • Fold in 1/2 cup dried cranberries to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.

Got the blues?

  • Fold in 1/2 cup dried blueberries to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.

Feeling chocolatey?

  • Add 1/2 cup chocolate chips to prepared mix, then pour into loaf pan as directed.

Make donuts! 

  • If you've got a donut pan, you can make Pumpkin Spice Donuts (a la Having A Moment blog). Simply mix batter according to directions, divide evenly in a greased donut pan, filling to lip, and bake 20-25 minutes until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Let cool before dusting in cinnamon and sugar and then devour! 
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