Gift Hunting for Dad? Try This Yummy DIY Father’s Day Treat!

Skip the ties this Father's Day and give dad something he'll truly appreciate: sweets! Julianna and Natasha make a s'more kit that'll melt any pop's heart.

Gift Hunting for Dad? Try This Yummy DIY Father’s Day Treat!

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Skip the ties this Father's Day and give dad something he'll truly appreciate: sweets! Julianna and Natasha make a s'more kit that'll melt any pop's heart.

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“Why is it so hard to decide on a gift for Dad?”

If this question is constantly on your mind as Father’s Day approaches, know you’re not alone. Most dads possess a level-headed contentment that makes it hard to think of what else he may need. (Chances are, no more socks or ties.)

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That’s why we, along with gift-giving experts, Julianna and Natasha, think something sweet and from the heart is always best.

In this episode of Giftable, Julianna and Natasha walk you through a homemade, fireside treat that any Dad is sure to love.

Father’s Day Smores Kit

You’ll Need:

For Graham Crackers:

  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/3 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/8 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 3 oz. unsalted butter, cubed and chilled
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 1/8 cup whole milk
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

Directions:

  • Add dry graham cracker ingredients to a food processor and blend until combined.
  • Add chilled butter and continue mixing.
  • Add molasses, milk and vanilla and continue mixing until mixture stick together.
  • Roll dough into a ball, wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  • Lightly flour a surface and roll dough into a thick square.
  • Using a cracker or biscuit mold, cut out roughly 10-12 one-inch squares and poke each with a fork.
  • Bake crackers at 350° degrees F for 15 minutes.

Assembling the box:

You’ll Need:

  • 1 clear cellophane box
  • chocolate squares
  • marshmallows
  • bandana

Directions:

  1. Carefully stack box with crackers, chocolate and marshmallows.
  2. Tie box with bandana, add a card and gift!

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