Monster Cookies in a Jar

Monster Cookies in a Jar


For jar -
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
2 1/4 cups rolled oats
1 cup candy of choice - I used M&Ms
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/4 cup mini chocolate chips

To prepare -

3/4 cup smooth peanut butter 
2 tbsp salted butter, softened
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla


1.  To begin filling your jars start with combining sugar, baking soda and salt in a medium bowl.  Once completely mixed, pour into jar to begin layers. 

2.  Next, layer rolled oats on top of the sugar mixture in the jar. 

3.  Add candy on top of the oats. 

4.  Carefully add the brown sugar on top of the candies. 

5.  Lastly, top the jar off with the mini chocolate chips. 

6.  Seal jar and add recipe card and jar to the teacher gift.  

To prepare -

7.  In a large bowl mix the peanut butter, butter, eggs and vanilla until well combined.

8. Add the jar mix and stir well to combine.

9. Refrigerate dough for 30 minutes.

10. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and prepare cookie sheets with parchment paper. 

11. Form 2" balls of dough and place on the cookie sheets. 

12.  Bake cookies for 14-16 minutes.

13.  Let cookies cool completely before enjoying!