Whether you’re preparing lunches for the week or dessert for your next dinner party, these make-ahead dishes will put your recyclables to good use. Save yourself time and money with these grab-and-go mason jar recipes.
Chilled Corn, Peach and Basil Buttermilk Soup
This wholesome soup is perfect for a quick lunch on-the-go. Because yes, soup can be enjoyed on a picnic, so long as it’s meant to be chilled!
Strawberry Shortcakes in a Jar
These tasty strawberry shortcakes served in canning jars are quick, easy and look great too!
The Pioneer Woman's Chocolate Pudding
This rich chocolate pudding sits on top of a crumb base made from chocolate sandwich cookies and melted butter. Make individual servings in cups or mason jars, and top with whipped cream before serving.
Upside Down Cherry Cheesecake Jars
A holiday dessert that’s as downright delicious as it is elegantly presented, these cheesecake-filled jars of joy are topped with a tart sour cherry sauce and a sweet Graham crumb streusel.
Just-Add-Water Instant Oatmeal with Apples and Cinnamon
Hearty, healthy and ready in just three minutes, these make-ahead jars of apple heaven combine the fruit with raisins, cinnamon and brown sugar for a feel-good bowl of oatmeal. Plus you can make them ahead in mason jars and look super fancy and put-together when you’re whipping them up in front of guests or co-workers.
Piña Colada Tres Leches Cakes
Served in mason jars, this tropical twist on the classic layer cake is infused with all the flavours of this popular fruity cocktail. The best part? You can eat it on the go, curled up on the couch or even in bed!
Lemon Panna Cotta with Orange Juice Mousse
This tasty Halloween treat of lemon panna cotta topped with orange juice mousse is creepily oozing over the sides of the mason jar.