Candy Cookies In A Jar

Cookies in a Jar Recipe
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A great gift idea for cookies--layer the dry ingredients in a one-quart glass jar! Attach the preparation instructions on a label or card.
15 min
Prep Time
40 min
Total Time
42 cookies

Ingredients

1 cup
all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon
baking soda
1/4 teaspoon
salt
3/4 cup
uncooked quick-cooking oats
1 cup
mini candy-coated milk chocolate pieces
1/2 cup
firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup
sugar
1/2 cup
salted peanuts
1/2 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1
large Land O Lakes® Egg
2 teaspoons
vanilla

Directions

  1. Layer flour, baking soda, salt, oats, candy pieces, brown sugar, sugar and peanuts in a 1-quart glass jar with airtight seal. Cover; decorate jar as desired.
  2. Heat oven to 350°F. Combine butter, egg and vanilla in bowl. Beat at medium speed until well mixed. Add dry ingredients from jar. Stir until well mixed.
  3. Shape dough into 1-inch balls or drop by level tablespoonfuls, 2 inches apart, onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 8 to 12 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets.

Recipe Tips

Use within one month to avoid hardening of brown sugar.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories
90
Cholesterol
10mg
Carbohydrates
10g
Protein
1g
Fat
4.5g
Sodium
65mg
Dietary Fiber
0g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

Rating

I made these for favors for my son's 1st birthday. I made a test batch and they are very good. The are light and crispy on the edges but soft in the middle. I will be making these again.

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