Mix cornmeal with water, boil until it thickens then allow to cool. Add remainder of ingredients and pour into 9X12 pan or a few small foil pie pans.
Bake at 400F until lightly browned. About 15 minutes should do. If using pie pans allow them to cool in the pan. If in a 9X12 pan cut into squares that will fit in your suet feeder thyen allow to cool.
Freeze until ready to place out in nhe yard. They keep nicely for several months in the freezer.
We use these blocks as bait when luring birds in to photograph them. They seem to draw in birds as well as the commercial products and are a lot less expensive. Sometimes I mix a bit of cheap wild bird seed into the recipe if I have some on hand.
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|Serving Size: 1 Serving (168g)|
|Recipe Makes: 8 Servings|
|Calories from Fat: 170 (48%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 18.9g||25 %|
|Saturated Fat 5.2g||26 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 8.6g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 2.6g|
|Cholesterol 13.6mg||4 %|
|Sodium 94mg||3 %|
|Potassium 439.2mg||12 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 45.2g||13 %|
|Dietary Fiber 3.8g||15 %|
|Sugars, other 41.4g|
|Protein 4.9g||7 %|
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Calories per serving: 357
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