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Amazing Food Waste Hacks! Mind Over Munch…

by Andrea Greengard

Enjoy these hacks to help waste less food at home and save the Earth!

Amazing Food Waste Hacks! Mind Over Munch...
Amazing Food Waste Hacks! Mind Over Munch…

Recipes from the video:

Apple Butter Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 5 medium apples (cored, chopped roughly)
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 2 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1.5 Tbsp cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp cloves
  • ¼ cup maple syrup

Directions:

  1. Stir everything together in a pot.
  2. Cover and cook over low heat, stirring occasionally, for 2 hours, or until apples have reduced. Your house will smell delicious and definitely get you into the fall spirit.
  3. Remove pot and let cool for 15 mins. Puree using immersion blender or regular blender.
  4. To thicken even more, return to the stove over low heat and let it reduce (an additional 30-60 mins works great)
  5. Serve warm.
  6. Store in the fridge for a few weeks. Freeze for a few months, thaw in the fridge before using.

Pumpkin Dog Treats Recipe

Ingredients:

  • ½ cup natural unsalted peanut butter
  • 1 cup canned pumpkin
  • 1 ¾ cup whole wheat or oat flour

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Mix together your pumpkin and peanut butter
  3. Mix in flower ¼ cup at a time until it’s not a sticky dough.
  4. Roll out in between parchment papers and use a cookie cutter to cut out the shapes.
  5. Bake for 8-10 mins. Cool completely
  6. Store in an airtight container for a week or freeze for up to 3 months.

Video by Mind Over Munch

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