Baking can seem quite intimidating, especially to someone who doesn’t bake much/at all. However, you definitely do not need any experience to bake a meal that will water both yours and the mouths of anyone who tastes it. That being said, here are 8 delicious baked foods anyone can make!
Topping our list is one of the most visually appealing and rich tasting cupcakes you’ll ever eat. They are cupcakes stuffed with Canadian iconic Timbits (if you cannot use Timbits, any donut holes will work).
All you need for the Timbit cupcakes are a pack of Timbits, vanilla cake mix, some butter, sugar, whipped cream, and vanilla extract. You can choose to stuff the cupcake with a Timbit inside (like a turkey), or put the Timbit as a topping (like cherry). There are so many possibilities, and it only takes 45 minutes to prepare.
Anyone who eats this will think you have years of baking experience!
Marbled Banana Bread
Banana bread is one of the most delicious baked treats out there. The chocolate mixed with the banana flavor mixes so well to make such an inviting, yummy, meal. What’s even better is that the banana bread is quite healthy, as well as filling!
All you need for this are some bananas, chocolate, sugar, eggs, flour, baking soda, salt, buttermilk, and vanilla extract (most of which you would already have in your kitchen). The entire process takes only 6o minutes, and using a loaf pan will make your life much easier. The end product is so delicious that you won’t have the words to describe it!
White Chocolate Lollipops
Everyone loves white chocolate. These are so simple to make, yet look and taste so delicious, that you have to try making them!
The ingredients are few, as you only need some chopped white chocolate of your choice, some cherries, and whichever nuts you would like to add to your lollipops (cashews are the most popular, but almonds work extremely well too).
You just need to melt the chocolate, place it on a stick, and right into the oven it goes! You put your toppings after it’s done baking, enjoy your tasty treat!
Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate chip cookies have been the staple baked treat for as long as history goes, and it is still tastes as delicious today! It might seem like a cliche to make these, but everyone who eats it will not only enjoy the cookies, but appreciate your baking skills!
They’re soft, chewy, and have crisp chocolate chunks, reminding everyone why these cookies are so famous. They are quite easy to make (as long as you are thorough), and only take 25 mins to both prepare and bake.
What you need to makes these cookies are chocolate chips, vanilla extract, eggs, sugar, salt, butter, flour, baking soda, and cornstarch. If you want to be creative, you can add extra toppings, like pecans or other types of chips!
Ginger Cookie Sandwiches With Lemon Mascarpone
These cookies are not as well known as the other baked foods on the list, but have such a unique and intriguing taste. The mascarpone meshed with the ginger flavor in your mouth makes you feel on top of this world. They look great, and like the other foods above, are very easy to make!
They take a total of 45 minutes to take, which is very little time compared to how great these taste. You will need some flour, butter, sugar, eggs, vanilla extract, baking soda, ginger, nutmeg, mascarpone, black pepper, and lemon curd to make these cookies!
You can add other types of sugar to get the flavor you’d like, as there are so many possibilities!
Baking treats that look like animals is such a fun experience, and they look so nice! As long as you have cookie cutters, you can make your animal crackers look like bears, tigers, dogs, or whatever animal you like!
All you need to make these delicious foods are sugar, butter, vanilla extract, eggs, flour, baking powder, salt, and milk. For the frosting, you can use whatever choice of sugar, and food coloring (red is most often used here).
They only take 35 minutes to make, and will be completely worth your time!
Rainbow Crispy Treats
You baking your very own customized version of the Rice Crispies squares is something you definitely need to try. They are gooey, scrumptious, colorful, and surprisingly very easy to make!
All you need to make these delicious treats are some butter, white/rainbow marshmallows, salt, and cereal rings (like fruit loops). They only take 20 minutes to bake!
You add chocolate almond bark to these, making them even more delicious than usual, and can add whatever else you like!
Brownies are a go to treat whenever you crave gooey, rich food. The way the chocolate meshes with the chocolate-hazelnut meshes in your mouth leaves you always wanting more. They are so easy to make, and will very likely become one of your favorite baked meals!
You will need some salt, butter, cocoa powder, hazelnut spread (like Nutella), sugar, and some eggs in order to bake these brownies! They take almost an hour to make, but the time will pass so fast you won’t even notice!