M & M Cookie Mix
Approx. 1 Quart / 1.1 Litre Wide mouthed Jar
Recipe ingredients as shown below
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Recipes in a Jar
These make great gifts for friends and family for every occasion from Christmas to birthdays, to mothers day's and even just a pick me up for someone who is feeling down.
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 1/4 cups sugar
1 1/4 cups M and M's candies
2 cups flour mixed with 1/2 tsp. baking soda, and 1/2 tsp. baking powder
Layer ingredients in jar in order given in a 1 quart ''wide mouth'' canning jar. It
will be a tight fit when you add the flour mixture so be sure to pack everything
1.} Empty jar of cookie mix into a large mixing bowl. Use your hands to thoroughly
2.} Add: 1 stick margarine or butter softened at room temp. (4 ounces, approximately 125 grams).
1 egg, slightly beaten
1 tsp. vanilla
3.} Mix until completely blended. You will need to finish mixing with your hands.
4.} Shape into balls the size of walnuts and place on a parchment lined cookie
sheet 2'' inches apart. DO NOT USE WAXED PAPER.
5.} Bake at 375* for 12 to 14 minutes until edges are slightly browned. Cool on
cookie sheet for about 5 minutes then remove to wire racks to finish cooling. Makes
2 1/2 dozen cookies.
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.