Holiday Candy Cookie Bites

Holiday Chocolate Candy Cookie Recipes
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Red and green candies are used in this favorite American cookie to give it a holiday twist.
45 min
Prep Time
2:00
Total Time
72 cookies

Ingredients

1 1/3 cups
firmly packed brown sugar
2/3 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/3 cup
peanut butter
2
large Land O Lakes® Eggs
2 teaspoons
vanilla
1 cup
all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon
baking powder
1/2 teaspoon
baking soda
2 1/2 cups
uncooked quick-cooking oats
1 (10-ounce) package
red and green candy-coated milk chocolate pieces
1 cup
white baking chips

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  2. Combine brown sugar, butter, peanut butter, eggs and vanilla in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Add flour, baking powder and baking soda; beat at low speed until well mixed. Stir in oats, chocolate pieces and baking chips.
  3. Drop dough by heaping teaspoonfuls into paper-lined mini muffin pans. Bake 15-17 minutes or until set and light golden brown. Let stand 2 minutes; remove from pans.
  4. Variations:
  5. Giant Candy Cookies: Prepare recipe as directed except drop dough by 1/4 cupfuls 3 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Flatten cookies to 3-inch diameter. Bake 13-15 minutes or until light golden brown. Let stand 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Yield: 18 giant cookies.
  6. Traditional Candy Cookies: Prepare recipe as directed except drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Flatten cookies to 2-inch diameter. Bake 12-14 minutes or until light golden brown. Let stand 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Yield: 36 (2 1/2-inch) cookies.

Recipe Tips

- Paper liners for mini muffin pans vary considerably in size. The liners used for these cookie bites are 1-inch diameter and sometimes called petit-four cups.

- Cookies can be frozen up to 1 month.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories
90
Cholesterol
10mg
Carbohydrates
12g
Protein
2g
Fat
4g
Sodium
50mg
Dietary Fiber
1g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

Rating

m & m candy cookies

Rating

Made these last year for the kids. They are pretty good, and the kids love them. Sort of time consuming, putting them in the paper cups. Over all a neat idea for a change.

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