M&M's Holiday Cookie Mix in a Jar
by CC, Cookie Club Member
Recipe Courtesy of www.CookieClubRecipes.com

Category: Desserts, Cookies
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Level: Easy to Bake
Yield: 2 1/2 Dozen Cookies


2 c. all-purpose flour
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1 1/2 c. M&M's milk chocolate candies (holiday colors)
1 1/4 c. sugar


Whisk together flour, soda, powder, and salt. Transfer to canning jar, or decorative holiday jar with an airtight lid. Press flour firmly in place. Add M&M's candies, press firmly in place. Add sugar. Close jar airtight. Watch out for the Christmas Elf. He loves M&M's!!!

Attach ribbon and card to cookie mix in a jar gift with the following baking instructions...

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M&M's Holiday Cookies

Place cookie mix in a large mixing bowl and blend layered ingredients together. Stir in 1 stick of softened butter, 1 egg slightly beaten, and 1 tsp. vanilla extract. Mix until blended well. Shape cookie dough into 1-inch balls and place 2 inches apart on lightly greased baking sheet. Bake at 375 degrees for 12 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Remove cookies from oven and cool for one minute on baking sheet, then move to cooling rack. Enjoy!

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Recipe adapted and photos added by CookieClubRecipes.com
Originally submitted by CC
Cookbook: 2008 Annual Cookie Club Recipes, pg. 120