Double-Dutch Chocolate Holiday Cookies In A Jar

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 2 Ratings
Serves: 36 cookies
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Cooking Method: Bake


1 1/2 c all-purpose flour
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 c double dutch dark cocoa
3/4 c sugar
1/3 c brown sugar, packed
1 1/4 c red and green milk chocolate m&m's
1/3 c white baking chips

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Carol Junkins Recipe
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Hanson, MA (pop. 28,722)
Member Since May 2011
Carol's notes for this recipe:
This is a fun jar recipe for a Christmas gift I think. The recipe and picture came from Taste of Home. Uses Dutch Dark Cocoa and
M & M's whats not to like?
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In a small bowl, combine the flour, baking soda and salt. In a 1 qt. glass jar, layer the flour mixture, cocoa, sugar, brown sugar, M&M's and baking chips. Cover and store in a cool, dry place for up to 1 month.
Yield: 1 batch (5 cups of mix) that makes 36 cookies.

3/4 cup butter, softened
1 egg
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1. In a large bowl, beat the butter, egg and vanilla until well blended. Add contents of jar and stir until combined.
2. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls 2" apart onto ungreased baking sheets.
Bake at 350 degrees for 12-14 minutes or until set.
Remove to wire racks to cool. Store in an airtight container.

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user Elizabeth Ross-McKee MaeveCooks - Nov 7, 2011
how many eggs, and how much vanilla and butter? I don't see that anywhere but I am notorious for overlooking the obvious too ;)
user Joanne Stewart mawma7 - Nov 7, 2011
I don't know if I missed something or not, but how many eggs, how much butter and vanilla? Hope I'm not making a fool of myself and missed this... Thanks so much, this does sound delicious.
user Carol Junkins CarolAJ - Nov 7, 2011
Thank you , thank you Elizabeth and Joanne, I have added the egg, butter and vanilla extract to the attached recipe ! Phew, that was awful and I apologize.
user Elizabeth Ross-McKee MaeveCooks - Nov 7, 2011
YEAH!! no need to EVER apologize ... Love means never having to say you're sorry... so with all that chocoate ;) it has got to be love

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