M & M Cookies

Vickie Sims

By
@simsv

This cookie is always a crowd pleaser at any family gathering. Really easy to make, but make a couple of batches because they won't last long.


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Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 1/2 c
flour (self rising)
1 c
brown sugar, light
1/2 c
sugar
1 tsp
salt
1/2 c
shortening
2
eggs
2 tsp
vanilla
m & m chocolate candy

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375 degrees(F).
2
Blend shortening, brown sugar and sugar together. Once blended, then beat in the eggs, and add vanilla and salt.
3
Add to the mixture the flour that has been sifted and mix well. Lightly stir in the M&M's (as many as you would like) to the mixture. Note: chopped nuts can also be added if desired.
4
Spoon the batter on a cookie sheet and bake for 10 to 12 minutes until lightly browned.
5
Cool cookies on a wire rack.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy