February Cub Scout Roundtable Issue
Volume 7, Issue 7
Man's Best Friend
Webelos Athlete & Engineer
Tiger Big Ideas 12 & 13
GRUB - Fun Food
1/2 c Peanut butter
1/2 c Butter or margarine
6 oz Chocolate chips
10 c Corn Chex cereal
2 c Powdered sugar
Melt peanut butter, butter
or margarine, and chocolate chips in a saucepan over medium heat. Pour over
Corn Chex, being sure that all cereal is coated. Put 2 cups powdered sugar
in a large paper bag. Put
cereal in bag and shake gently until all cereal is coated.
Pour out on wax paper to cool.
2- 8 oz. cans refrigerated
crescent dinner rolls
8 regular wieners, cut in
Heat oven to 375F.
Separate dough into 8 rectangles; firmly press perforations to seal.
Cut each rectangle in half lengthwise.
Place a wiener half lengthwise on 1 end of dough strip. Fold dough in half over wiener; press short edges to seal,
leaving sides open. Place on
ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at
375F for 11-13 minutes or until golden brown.
1 c Flour
1 1/2 tps Baking powder
1/2 tps Salt
2 TBS Yellow cornmeal
3 TBS Shortening
1 Egg, beaten
3/4 c Milk
Oil or shortening for
In medium bowl, mix flour,
cornmeal, sugar, baking powder and salt.
With pastry blender or
fork, cut in 2 T shortening until mixture resembles fine crumbs.
In small bowl, combine egg and milk.
Add to dry mixture; mix well. Pat
frankfurters dry with paper towels. Dip
franks into batter with tongs, being careful to coat all sides.
Let excess batter drip off. Drop
1 or 2 at a time into hot oil in mini-fryer.
Fry until golden, about 1 minute on each side.
Insert wooden skewer in end of each.
Serve hot, with mustard, if desired.
8 Hot dogs
2 C Mashed potatoes
1/2 tsp. dry mustard
Split hot dogs the long way
not quite all the way through. Fill
split opening with mashed potatoes mixed with dry mustard. Sprinkle the top with paprika.
Bake in 375-degree oven for about 15 minutes or until heated through
and slightly browned on top. Can
also be topped with some grated cheese.
Not everyone considers a
dog to be man's best friend. Some
Cubs might consider insects to be pretty good buddies.
And for those who do, a recipe for our insect lovin' Cubs
Circle 10 Council
Use cookie cutters to cut
toast into bone shapes for "doggy snacks" and fish shapes for
Circle 10 Council
1/2 peach (head), almonds
(ears), cherries (eyes), raisin (nose), stick pretzels (whiskers).
Create cat faces using the ideas above or a variety of other items.
Peanut Butter Caterpillars
2 TBS Peanut Butter
Peel and slice a banana.
Spread slices with peanut or sesame butter and connect the slices.
Add a grape up front for the head ("gluing" with more
we have our Cubs in the kitchen making treats, let's not forget to make a
few yummy treats for our furry friends.
Doggone Good Treats!
1/2 cup powdered milk
1 tsp. fresh minced garlic
or garlic powder
1 Tbsp. Wheat Germ
1 tsp. unsalted beef
1/2 cup ice water
Preheat oven to 350. Combine all dry ingredients together in a bowl.
Mix in egg & enough ice water for dough to form a ball.
Pat or spread until dough is 1/2" thick.
Cut into desired shapes, and place on lightly floured pan (use wheat
flour only) and bake 25 to 35 minutes.
Cool & treat your dog.
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