Cocoa Peanut Butter Cookie Mix
Approx. 1 Quart / 1.1 Litre Wide mouthed Jar
Recipe ingredients as shown below
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Recipes in a Jar
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For these recipes you will need a jar that holds around 1 quart or 1.130 litres.
If your jar is airtight add the ingredients directly otherwise place them into
an airtight or ziplock bag and attach the recipe card instructions.
Tie the whole jar up with some cellophane or add some curling ribbons and a bow to finish off this gift
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 1/2 cups packed confectioners' sugar
3/4 cup cocoa
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
In a separate bowl, mix together the flour, baking powder and salt. Layer
ingredients in order given in a 1 quart ''wide mouth'' canning jar. Clean the
inside of the jar with a dry paper towel after adding the confectioners' sugar and
after adding the cocoa powder. Be sure to pack everything down firmly before adding
the flour mixture, it will be a tight fit.
To make Cocoa Peanut Butter Cookies:
Empty jar of cookie mix into large mixing bowl. Use your hands to thoroughly blend
mix. Add: 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened at room temperature.
DO NOT USE DIET MARGARINE.
Add 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter, 1 egg, slightly beaten, and 1 teaspoon of
vanilla. Mix until completely blended. You will need to use your hands to finish
mixing. Shape into walnut sized balls and place 2 inches apart on a parchment lined
DO NOT USE WAXED PAPER.
Press balls down with a fork. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 9 to 11
minutes until edges are browned. Cool 5 minutes on baking sheet then transfer to a
cooling rack to finish cooling. Makes 3 dozen cookies.
1 cup Master Mix
1 cup cornmeal
2 tablespoons sugar
Blend dry ingredients thoroughly and place in jar.
Attach this to the Jar:
1 egg, beaten
2/3 cup milk
Combine beaten egg and milk; stir into dry ingredients. Pour into greased 8-inch
square pan. Bake at 425oF for 25 to 30 minutes. Makes 9 pieces
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.