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Gavin II's Edible Sand


"My niece asked me to make some edible sand for her son's first birthday to go along with the Finding Nemo® theme and this is what I came up with. Even the party guests were fooled. This is great for kid or adult themed beach parties. For a lighter colored sand use more sugar."
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5 m servings 225 cals
Original recipe yields 3 servings

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  1. Process whole graham crackers and chocolate graham cracker in a food processor to a sand-like consistency.
  2. Stir sugar and graham cracker crumbs together in a bowl, adding sugar as needed to reach desired color.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 225 calories; 3.8 g fat; 45.8 g carbohydrates; 2.6 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 230 mg sodium. Powered by the ESHA Research Database © 2018, ESHA Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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What I liked the most about this recipe is how budget friendly it is. All the recipes online wanted toasted coconut which was way too fancy for sand that was basically serving as a decoration fo...

Used this as decoration on a beach theme cake and it was perfect.