How to Make an Elephant Ears Snack in a Microwave

"Elephants ears" are fried dough snacks often served at fairs.[1] This recipe provides one easy way to make elephants ears, but without the oil or having to make dough. It makes a great snack and if you have a microwave at work, it can be a very tasty pick-me-up during the work day.

Ingredients

  • 1 tortilla
  • Butter
  • Cinnamon
  • Sugar

Steps

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    Cut one tortilla into multiple (thick) strips.
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    Place the tortilla strips on a microwaveable plate.
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    Rub butter generously over one side of the strips. To make it easier, you can butter before cutting into strips!
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    Place the plate of strips in the microwave. Microwave on high for two and a half minutes.
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    Sprinkle generously with cinnamon and sugar. Serve immediately.

Things You'll Need

  • Knife and cutting board
  • Microwave safe plate
  • Serving plate (optional)

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