Ants on a Log Recipe + Giveaway

By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
November 2, 2014
153 Comments
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I love to eat peanut butter!  Whether it’s on a spoon, on a sandwich, on pancakes or just on the spoon – it’s yummy!  One of my favorite brands is Jif and they have broken out of their shell to create  Jif Hazelnut Spreads.  Our kids love snacking on it!  

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There are three different flavors, including Chocolate, Salted Caramel and Mocha Cappuccino.  Their favorite is the Chocolate flavor, but they also like the Salted Caramel.  The Salted Caramel flavor is a delicious combination of creamy chocolate hazelnut and salty sweet caramel.  It will definitely put a fun twist on your favorite snack.  You can enjoy the spread of Jif Salted Caramel on a slice of toast, dipped in fruit, on celery or even on the spoon!  

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We decided to make an Ants on a Log Recipe with the kids and they liked it.  Making it was super easy!  Cut up celery and then add Jif Salted Caramel or Chocolate Hazelnut Spread.  The Mocha Cappuccino Hazelnut Spread is another great option for the grownups.  Then you add raisins on top – these are the ants.  Serve and enjoy!

GIVEAWAY

1 lucky reader on The Mommy-Files will win a Jif Hazelnut Spread Prize Pack, including Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread, $100 Grocery Gift Card and a Serving Snack Plate!!!

This is a sponsored post.  Prizing was provided by the sponsor.  All opinions are mine. 

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Shannon Gurnee is the author of Redhead Mom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

153 Responses to “Ants on a Log Recipe + Giveaway”

  1. Natalie U says:

    I never think to make something as easy as this for a quick snack…I need to try some of those new spreads!

  2. Julie Wood says:

    I would enjoy it on Apple wedges to see how it tastes. It looks yummy!

  3. Julie Wood says:

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  4. Patricia Wojnar Crowley says:

    I think it would be wonderful with apple slices!

  5. Megan Filzen says:

    I tried this with my nanny kids and they loved it!

  6. Kimberly Schotz says:

    I bet it would taste delicious on graham crackers

  7. Cassandra Eastman says:

    I think it’d taste great on a piece of toast!

  8. rich m says:

    I’d love to share it with a bagel for a yummy snack.

  9. Seyma Shabbir says:

    I would love it on Strawberries and raspberries.

  10. KV says:

    I’d put it on crackers.

  11. steve weber says:

    I would spread this on graham crackers

  12. Devon F says:

    I would enjoy it with some pretzels!

  13. angie says:

    Graham Crackers

  14. Crystal F says:

    We would enjoy it with pretzel sticks. Thank you!!

  15. Kristi C says:

    I would like it on chocolate graham crackers.

  16. shelly peterson says:

    I would love it with apple slices.

  17. Amy Pratt says:

    I would enjoy it with apple slices.

  18. janetfaye says:

    I would enjoy Jiff Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread on Raisin Bread.

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  19. Mary Beth Elderton says:

    I would enjoy this Jif right out of the jar! I think I might use apple slices as a dipping tool ๐Ÿ™‚

  20. Kerry G. says:

    I love dipping animal crackers in hazelnut spread, it’s my guilty pleasure.

  21. Janet W. says:

    I would enjoy spreading it on apple slices!

  22. Cynthia C says:

    I think it would be awesome on apple slices.

  23. Heather Dawn says:

    I would eat it with apples!

  24. Jennifer Rote says:

    I’d like to try it with apple slices.

  25. sandra says:

    as a dip for apples or other fruits

  26. Laura says:

    I think I’d love it with apples!

  27. trisha kilpatrick says:

    I like it on graham crackers best. My daughter likes to dip apples in it. My son can eat it by the spoonful.

  28. Sonya Morris says:

    I would love it on apple slices!

  29. Mami2jcn says:

    I would enjoy it on apple slices.

  30. Stephanie says:

    i would love to try it with apples

  31. Marti Tabora says:

    I think I would like it on my waffles, I have always liked to put peanut butter on my waffles, but this sounds even better.

  32. Megan Cromes says:

    i would put it on pretzels ty ๐Ÿ˜‰

  33. Margie says:

    I think it might be good on vanilla ice cream with a few peanuts on top. Thanks for the giveaway.

  34. Cynthia R says:

    I would use it on graham crackers and bread.

  35. Denise L says:

    I’d smear it on a graham cracker and add a toasted marshmallow for the most decadent s’more ever!

  36. nickie says:

    Iโ€™d put it on crackers.

  37. Mary Cloud says:

    I’d try it on my toast in the mornings
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  38. vickie couturier says:

    id probably put it on some crackers or pretels

  39. joanne major says:

    Ritz crackers

  40. Debbi Wellenstein says:

    This looks like a great choice with pears!

  41. Amanda Sakovitz says:

    id enjoy it with graham crackers

  42. Kim Keithline says:

    I like it on a english muffin it is so good

  43. Betsy Barnes says:

    I would enjoy Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread on a warn, toasted bagel ๐Ÿ™‚

  44. Cathy Truman says:

    I would like it with apple slices and pretzels.

  45. Cindy Merrill says:

    Would be a scrumptious treat with any sliced fruit, really, I wonder how this would taste over fresh peach slices.

  46. Tanya White says:

    I would love to try it with Pretzel Rods.

  47. Ani says:

    I would put it on crackers, toast, croissants, french bread and the list could go on and on.

  48. Geoff K says:

    It would be great on English muffins, cinnamon bagels, and shortbread cookies!

  49. Natalie J Vandenberghe says:

    I would enjoy it with a spoon–LOL! Seriously, it would probably be my idea of a treat. I’d probably make cereal bars out of the Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread. Sounds delicious!

  50. Tracy Davis says:

    I would enjoy it on my toast.

  51. Kelly D says:

    I would enjoy this with apple slices.

  52. shirley says:

    I think I would enjoy it on apple slices.

  53. Cheryl says:

    I think it would be delicious on some Townhouse crackers.

  54. Barbara Montag says:

    I would so love this on biscotti – thank you.

  55. tammigirl says:

    Apples, pancakes, plain cookies, toast, and I think I would like to smooth it just a bit more by microwaving it for a few seconds and pouring it over a cake.

  56. HS says:

    I’ll enjoy Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread with artisan bread.

  57. Elena says:

    I would enjoy it with crepes

  58. Angela says:

    it is good on toast

  59. Thomas Murphy says:

    I would like it on a bagel.

  60. erica best says:

    strawberries sound like it would be good with it

  61. Danielle D says:

    Apple slices

  62. s.w. says:

    It would be apples that I would put it on

  63. Michelle C says:

    I would love to try this on bagels. Thanks for the chance to win!

  64. Ellie Wright says:

    I would enjoy it on apples and Ritz Crackers.

  65. Elle says:

    I’d love to have the Jif spread with pretzels.

  66. Allison Downes says:

    I would enjoy this with apple sclices.

    Thank you for the awesome giveaway!

  67. april brenay says:

    toast for breakfast would be yummy

  68. D Schmidt says:

    I would enjoy it on Belgian waffles.

  69. Erika W. says:

    I would enjoy it with celery, apples and pretzels.

  70. ellen beck says:

    I would enjoy it with almoost anything but I would likely love it with celery. I could also actually see this on a baked sweet potato I bet it would be good!

  71. Becca says:

    It would be great to dip apples or pretzels into. It might also go well with cheese!

  72. Jackie says:

    I would enjoy it on a sandwich with sliced banana.
    Thank you!

  73. latanya says:

    on buttered toast

  74. Jen F says:

    I would also enjoy it with Ants on a Log or with crackers!

  75. nannypanpan says:

    i’d love it with a granny smith apple

  76. robyn paris says:

    I would mostly enjoy it with a spoon

  77. sarah hirsch says:

    i’d love to try the jif salted caramel hazelnut spread with some ice cream ๐Ÿ™‚

  78. Carolyn G says:

    I would put some in my protein shake

  79. Denise S says:

    I’d enjoy it with some apples.

  80. Kim D. says:

    I would enjoy it with apple slices.

  81. Kathleen says:

    I would enjoy it on apples.

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  82. McKim says:

    I would enjoy it on graham crackers.

  83. mrsshukra says:

    My daughter would enjoy this on toasted bread!

  84. Danielle says:

    I would love to try it on my pancakes or even on ice cream!!

  85. Alyce Poalillo says:

    I think it will be perfect on graham crackers.

  86. Jessica says:

    I would enjoy it on graham crackers.

  87. CR Williams says:

    For me wheat bread for sure!

  88. Nancy says:

    I think it would be great spread on a warm applesauce muffin.

  89. Leigh Anne Borders says:

    I bet this would taste great on apple slices!

  90. Stephanie Larison says:

    I’d try it on some toast

  91. beth shepherd says:

    on some homemade bread

  92. Stephanie Grant says:

    I would like to try this with pretzels and crackers!

  93. danielle Marie says:

    i would enjoy it on a toasted english muffin! yum.

  94. deana c says:

    I would enjoy Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread with bananas and pretzels!

  95. Nicole C. says:

    I would probably put it on graham crackers.

  96. Dericka Buckels says:

    I would enjoy Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread with apples.

  97. Rebecca Orr says:

    I would put some on some vanilla ice cream and enjoy it! Yummy!

  98. Kristen says:

    I’d try it on sour apples.

  99. Marci says:

    We would enjoy it with our apples!

  100. Priscilla S. says:

    I would enjoy it with apple slices.

  101. Tabathia B says:

    Probably on a cinnamon bagel

  102. Leanne Godfrey says:

    I would enjoy it my bagels in the morning.

  103. Amy Z. says:

    I’d love to try this on croissants!

  104. Birdiebee says:

    I would either enjoy it on toast or on celery sticks.

  105. Eugenia Hall says:

    Ritz Crackers

  106. Amy Deeter says:

    i think this would be good with some apple slices

  107. Robin says:

    I would like to try it on toast.

  108. Tammy Farrar says:

    i think that it would be good on icecream lol

  109. Karen Drake says:

    I would enjoy it with apples.

  110. Erica B. says:

    On apple slices.

  111. Jill Myrick says:

    I would enjoy this spread on sliced apples and topped with dried cranberries.

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  112. Deanna says:

    I would enjoy Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread with bagels. ๐Ÿ˜‰

  113. Katemiya says:

    In a spoon straight out of the jar. Don’t judge.

  114. Kristy Thiel says:

    I’d eat it with pretzels. Thanks for hosting!

  115. Lisa V. says:

    This would go on my tortillas when I am backpacking.

  116. Susan Christy says:

    I would enjoy this with apple slices and pretzels.

  117. Kim H says:

    I would enjoy it with pretzels

  118. tallcapp says:

    I think I would like it with carrot or celery sticks.

  119. Breanne says:

    I’d have it with graham crackers.

  120. Kyl Neusch says:

    on graham crackers

  121. Karen Gonyea says:

    I would love it on apple and orange slices ๐Ÿ™‚

  122. Carolyn Daley says:

    I would enjoy the spread on apple slices.

  123. Angela Ash says:

    I’m sure the sky is the limit as to what I could use it for but the first thing I would do is spread it on bread.

  124. Terry Cross says:

    I would try it with bagels

  125. I think it would be really good on potato chips. Is that too much? Yum!

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  126. Tabathia B says:

    Maybe try it on granny smith apple slices.

  127. Susan Smith says:

    I would enjoy Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread on a bagel

  128. Brittney House says:

    I would use it on bread.

  129. Nicole Millheim says:

    I would love it with Apples!! yum

  130. Shannon says:

    I think that flavor combo would be good on toast, as a dip for fruit, and sandwiched between two cookies.

  131. stephanie baker says:

    I just added a crepe maker to my Christmas wish list, so I think it would make a yummy crepe! For a quicker snack, probably just an apple slice or a pretzel (or would that be too salty? hmmm), or honestly, just dip my spoon & eat it!

  132. Rosey says:

    I would use it with pretzel crisps.

  133. tina reynolds says:

    I would eat it on graham crackers

  134. My daughter would love this!

  135. Theresa D says:

    I would enjoy it on a English muffin or it would be yummy on apple slices.

  136. Sonya says:

    Am I allowed to say I’d eat it on a spoon??!

  137. Samantha says:

    I would enjoy it with some toast or an English Muffin.

  138. Leslie Davis says:

    I’d love to try with bagels.

  139. Vikki Billings says:

    I would enjoy it on pretzels or bananas!

  140. Trisha McKee says:

    I would love this with strawberries or pretzels.

  141. Brian E. says:

    Thanks for the giveawayโ€ฆ would put Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread on a toasted, whole wheat bagel !

  142. Beverly Metcalf says:

    I think it would be really good spread on my bagels. Thanks for having this contest!

  143. Jill P says:

    spread on toast, made into a grilled “cheese’ sandwich, dip pretzels in them…. the list goes on and on!

  144. Christian Alejandro says:

    Graham Crackers could use some of the spread!

  145. Sand says:

    I would use it to bake with.

  146. AEKZ2 says:

    I’d like to try it on pretzels.

  147. melissa m. says:

    i would enjoy Jif Salted Caramel Hazelnut Spread with some milk.

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