Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Cheddarmite Snails

by Jane Street (follow)
5 to 10s (538)      Under 5s (510)      Medium (209)      Fun Food (86)      Messy Play (85)      Baking (22)      Party Food (11)      Snail (4)     


two balls of dough, kids baking, easy kids cooking ideas


These cute snails are a hands-on messy baking activity. They are fun to make and yummy to eat. They make a great sugar-free savory snack and can be made with either Vegemite or Marmite.

Time: 15 minutes plus 15 minutes cooking time
Age: Any age
Level: Medium

Materials
3 cups self raising flour
1.5 cups milk
50g butter at room temperature
3 tbs Vegemite or Marmite
1 cup grated cheese
Pinch salt
Raisins



two balls of dough, kids baking, easy kids cooking ideas
Ingredients ready to go



Method
Wash hands first!
Measure the flour into a big bowl
Chop the butter into little pieces and add to the flour
Let little hands get stuck in and rub the butter into the flour



cheesy vegemite snails ready to bake, cheddarmite scrolls, easy kids baking
Rubbing the butter into the flour


Add milk and mix with hands until you get a soft dough



cheesy vegemite snails, vegemite marmite baking, savory kids snack idea, kids baking cheddarmite snail
Get stuck in


Make a large ball and a small ball



two balls of dough, kids baking, easy kids cooking ideas


Flour the work surface then roll the large ball into a thin rectangle



rolling out dough, kids baking rolling pin, kids rolling pin, rolling pin, kids baking rolling dough


Spoon small dollops of Vegemite or Marmite over the rectangle and spread out
Add the grated cheese



rolling out dough, kids baking rolling pin, kids rolling pin, rolling pin, kids baking rolling dough


Roll the rectangle lengthways into a spiral roll (like a Swiss roll)



two balls of dough, kids baking, easy kids cooking ideas
Rolling into a long spiral roll


Slice the roll into sections a few centimetres thick. We made nine pieces



cheesy vegemite snails, vegemite marmite baking, savory kids snack idea, kids baking cheddarmite snail


Turn each slice on its side to get a spiral snail shell



cheesy vegemite snails ready to bake, cheddarmite scrolls, easy kids baking


Now divide the smaller ball of dough into pieces and roll each one into a sausage shape. This is your snail body
Stick the body to the shell by brushing water on the join and press together.



cheesy vegemite snails ready to bake, cheddarmite scrolls, easy kids baking
Ready to bake


Add a raisin for an eye

Place your snails carefully on a greased baking tray. Bake for 15 minutes at 200 degrees or until golden.

Whilst the snails are baking, fill a sink with lots of bubbles and warm water and let the little ones do the washing up.



rolling out dough, kids baking rolling pin, kids rolling pin, rolling pin, kids baking rolling dough
Fun bubbles while the snails are baking




cheesy vegemite snails, vegemite marmite animals, kids savory snails, kids baking snails, cheddarmite snails from oven
Yummy Cheddarmite Snails hot out of the oven


Categories
#Under 5s
#5 to 10s
#Baking
#Fun food
#Party food
#Messy play
#Snail
#Medium
I like this Article - 8
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Articles by Jane Street
This mini aquarium is a fun and easy activity for a rainy day
5 likes
Create a shell encrusted crown for a little mermaid - the perfect dress up accessory for a sea-t...
9 likes
You could make this cute felt ladybird bag as a gift for a young child or it would be an ideal e...
13 likes
These colourful window cards make great Thank You or Birthday cards
13 likes
A friend made some very cute Santa hand decorations which we thought looked fun and so we made o...
11 likes
Living in Brisbane, I love the exotic flowering trees which add colour across the city
9 likes
view all articles by Jane Street
Articles by Jane Street on Other Hubs
Good hand washing discipline is important for kids to learn, especially when they start going to...
351 views
When sitting still is needed on a long journey or in a waiting room, some simple Apps on an iPad...
606 views
Decorate some wooden dolly pegs to make some colourful markers for a vegetable bed or flower pot
5 likes
ID: 2234
[ Submit a Comment ]
Featured Articles
Why not take an orange and turn it into an easy Jack O Lantern to celebrate Halloween this year? You...
by Lucy
10 likes
Trending Articles
Little fingers can find it rather difficult to tie shoelaces at first, and this shoe lace practice b...
by Lucy
13 likes
Here's a craft to turn empty toilet rolls into creative decorative items for Halloween
12 likes
Not just for Christmas, salt dough is an inexpensive and safe medium for children to make decoration...
11 likes
It is great fun to collect fallen gumnuts, but how can these wonderful gifts from nature be incorpor...
by Lucy
11 likes
Small children can be included in Halloween preparations with this easy cotton wool ghost which they...
by Lucy
11 likes
Create some quick and easy chocolate Halloween bats - perfect for a Halloween party treat! Look out...
11 likes
Here's how to make a very quick and easy witch's or wizard's cloak for a Halloween dress up costume...
10 likes
Why not take an orange and turn it into an easy Jack O Lantern to celebrate Halloween this year? You...
by Lucy
10 likes
Here's how to make an interesting bronze-effect sculpture using
10 likes
If you expect a lot of children coming round trick or treating, or you're hosting a big Hallowe'en p...
9 likes
Categories
Under 5s (510)
Over 10s (346)
Any Age (325)
Baby (10)
Links (1)
Easy (650)
Medium (209)
Hard (33)
Featured on Other Hubs
Trending on Other Hubs
Create some cheap and easy Halloween bat bunting - a great decoration for a Halloween party! ...
8 likes
From your first days as an apprentice you are taught about both trade skills as well as the ins and ...
6 likes
New on Other Hubs
While the warmer weather has well and truly arrived and the flowers are blooming, now is a time when...
2 likes
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version