Candy Coated Chocolates Gift Jar Cookie Mix

Candy Coated Chocolates Gift Jar Cookie Mix This cookie jar makes a colorful homemade gift for any occasion. You can use regular sized candies instead of the mini’s if you like.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 48 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 15 mins

    COOK : 12 mins

    TOTAL : 8 mins

    SERVING : 48

    YIELD : 4 dozen

  • In a medium bowl, stir together the flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon. In a 1 quart glass jar, layer the ingredients in the following order: Flour mixture, walnuts, 1/2 cup of the mini candy coated chocolates, raisins, oats, remaining candies, and brown sugar. Pack down well after each addition and attach a tag with the instructions.

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  • Enclose a card with the following instructions: 1) Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets; 2) In a large bowl, cream together 3/4 cup of butter, 1 egg and 3/4 teaspoon of vanilla until light and fluffy. Stir in the contents of the jar until well blended. Roll dough into 1 inch balls and place them 2 inches apart onto the prepared cookie sheets; 3) Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.

Per Serving: 58 calories; protein 0.9g; carbohydrates 10.1g; fat 1.8g; cholesterol 0.5mg; sodium 41mg.