When it comes time for bake sales, a lot of moms are not the best cooks. They have no idea how to make their item stand out and look good on the table. Here are some simple tips to turn brownies into the perfect gourmet treat for your next sale. These are also great to take to potluck dinners or meetings where you are asked to bring a dessert. You can use these tips with a simple brownie mix in a box or a simple recipe that you have at home.
Adding to the Mix
You can add many different things to your brownie mix to dress it up a bit and make them gourmet. Do not be afraid at all to use your imagination on this step. Here are some great ideas.
• Chocolate Chips
• Peanut Butter Chips
Dress up the top of your brownies and make them look great. You can add a bit of sprinkles, powdered sugar, M&MS, or nuts on top as well as in the mix. Another great thing to add on top is frosting. You can simply put chocolate frosting on top or you can dress it up. Add more than one color or flavor of frosting. If your child is doing a bake sale for their basketball team, draw a basketball with frosting on top of each individual brownie. You could also do this with football, softball, ballet shoes, soccer, pencils for school, or anything else you can think of that matches the event.
These brownies are sure to be a hit! Kids love things that look good and like they are full of sugar. You will be selling them so fast that people will think you are an amazing cook. These ideas can be changed up for the next time you need to make them so they are impressed by your ideas. Do not be afraid to try new things. Many people like different things and you will find the perfect mix for your sweet tooth.