We have all seen mason jars being used for salads and dry cookie mix time and time again. But did you know that it is so easy to make more than a salad or dry cookie mix out of a mason jar.
Thinking about what else could be eaten out of this incredible glass jar? We know it has multiple purposes but let’s put that to the test today.
You’ll find easy breakfast ideas to no bake dessert recipes and everything in between. Here are 8 ideas that uncover the go to travel-friendly Mason jar recipes found around Pinterest.
Found from The Food in My Beard
There’s nothing like lasagna but it’s difficult to make a single serving of lasagna until now! I love this single serving lasagna it is so much easier than making a large pan. This jar of lasagna is great for a mid-week lunch at work or a perfect pre-made dinner!
Superfood Burrito in a Jar
Found from Wake the Wolves
I love tacos and burritos, well almost too much. But here is a burrito I can get behind and feel good about it! This superfood burrito in a jar is healthy and well worth the prep time. It’s packed with protein and veggies that taste so good!
Mason Jar Blueberry Cheesecake
Found from Brit + Co.
This cheesecake is a no-bake recipe which is perfect for everyone to make easily! You can change up the fruit topping and make this for a beautiful picnic or being one into work as a nice treat. So many options for a delicious dessert!
Cornbread Topped Chili In a Jar
Found from Iowa Girl Eats
Okay this is just insane. A mason jar filled with perfect spiced chili with a cornbread topping baked on top! Omg! This is my new favorite Mason jar recipe. Imagine yourself enjoying this chili and cornbread in your backyard soaking up the summer sun!
Gluten Free Macaroni and Cheese in Mason Jars
Found from Fancy Ashley
This recipe is brilliant! First of all who doesn’t love mac and cheese but gluten free mac and cheese in a jar is just crazy, in a good way! Like the lasagna it’s hard to make a single serving but making mac and cheese is so helpful!
DIY Instant Noodle Cup
Found from The Kitchn
Instant noodle cups are an easy go-to meal that is perfect for a mason jar. I didn’t realize just how easy it is to make it from scratch. With very little effort you can make your own cup of noodle that fresh and free from over salted and other non-nutritious ingredients. This is something perfect for the work place or a cold lazy day at home!
Blueberry & Grilled Peach Quinoa Parfaits
Found from Cupcakes and Kale Chips
Here’s a breakfast recipe that you can take on the go. Prepare this the night before so you can sleep in a little. It is a genius way to get protein and a burst of flavor first thing in the morning that is more than eggs.
Found from Cooking with Jax
Chicken pot pie in a jar is so smart. Its hearty, comforting and fills you up for a perfect lunch or dinner. It is also a single serving that won’t make you feel guilty for eating the whole jar!
These 8 mason jar recipes will help you with making a delicious meal for one or having new ways of bringing tasty lunches to work with you. Remember you can make homemade food that is easy on the go!
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