Hello Nerdie Foodies! Today we head to the jungle, for the premiere of Disney’s live action adaptation of The Jungle Book! So let’s get to the Bare Necessities and see what the jungle has to offer!
*Disclaimer: Most of the posts that we will see today were created in 2014 when Disney released the Diamond edition of The Jungle Book and are affiliated with the same sponsors as part of a large collaboration. *
Fruit trays are simple and easy to create and even fun for the kids if they want to help out in creating the design! Karen Grete from Scandinavian Today (Blog, Facebook, Twitter) shows us how to make her colourful fruit trays. Check out the video below!
Paula Bendfeldt-Diaz from Growing Up Bilingual (Blog, Facebook, Twitter) shows us how to make these really tropical pancakes! Check out this cool pancake (it comes with a coconut glaze!) recipe here! And if you need to, she’s also written the entire post in Spanish as well!
Beth Jackson Klosterboer from Hungry Happenings (Blog, Facebook, Twitter) shows us how to turn pretzel sticks into these fantastic chocolate covered creations that look like jungle animals! Check out the recipe and how-to here!
This next recipe can be double as both a smoothie and a popsicle! Vanessa Marie Diaz from Brite and Bubbly (Blog, Facebook, Twitter) shows us how to make this delicious looking Paleta (popsicle) recipe here!
Dip and Drinks
Dana De Volk from This Silly Girl’s Kitchen (Blog, Facebook, Twitter) shows us how to make a tropical salsa made with pineapples! Check out the recipe here, along with a bonus recipe for fresh fruit sodas!
And finally, what is a celebration without cupcakes? For this special occasion, we end with an official Disney Family (Blog, Facebook, Twitter) Baloo birthday cupcake recipe and how-to for the incredibly artistic cupcake topper with your favourite cupcake recipe and frosting! Check out the recipe here!
Enjoy the bare necessities!
Til next time,