If you are stuck for an a Christmas gift idea for a school teacher, that someone that has everything then this gift jar filled with all the dry ingredients to make Fruit & Nut Blondie’s is a lovely idea. The recipe is very versatile so you could quite easily change the fruit and nuts for chocolate chips, M&M’s etc.
1 Cup Dessicated Coconut
1. Beat in a large bowl 1/2 cup softened butter or margarine with 3 large eggs and 1 tsp vanilla essence until combined. It may look curdled.
2. Add the contents of the jar and mix well to combine.
3. Pour into lined square pan and bake at 175 degree celcius oven for 35 minutes until golden brown.
4. Allow to cool and cut into squares to serve.