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    • Hearty Ranch Potato Mix in a Mug

      Hearty Ranch Potatoes in a Mug

      2/3 cup dried mashed potatoes
      1 tablespoon Ranch dressing mix
      1 tablespoon real bacon bits
      1 teaspoon dried chives

      In a small bowl, combine above ingredients. Mix well and place in sandwich size zip-top bag and seal. Place sealed bag in mug. Make sure the mug holds a volume of 1 1/2 cups. Decorate and add following directions:

      Hearty Ranch Potatoes:

      Hearty Ranch Potato Mix
      1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon water
      1/3 cup milk
      1 tablespoon butter or margarine

      Place mix from bag in mug.

      In small saucepan over medium heat, place water, milk and butter. Bring to a low simmer and pour over ingredients in mug. Mix well, cover and let sit for 5 minutes. Fluff lightly with fork.
      Comments 2 Comments
      1. frogladysmile2's Avatar
        Looks and sounds GREAT< It will be something my granddaughter can do and then have ready for a snack when she gets home........ Love these cup mixes, also the dump ones for the crockpot.
      1. cgettler's Avatar
        Such a great selection...I did cake in mug for christmas and everyone loved them...I like the idea of adding the powder egg white; makes it easier for the person making!

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