Cowboy cookies gift-in-a-jar

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Stormy Stewart

By
@karlyn255

Cowboy cookies have a little of everyones favorite ingredient and is usually the first gift in a jar someone gets. This is because they present so well. Lovely colors.

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
3 dozen
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

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1 1/3 c
instant oatmeal, uncooked
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 c
white sugar
1/2 c
chopped pecans
1 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 1/3 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt

How to Make Cowboy cookies gift-in-a-jar

Step-by-Step

  • 1Layer the ingredients in a 1 quart jar in the order given. Press each layer firmly in place before adding the next layer.
  • 2Include a card with the following instructions:
  • 3Cowboy Cookie Mix in a Jar
    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets.
    2. In a medium bowl, mix together 1/2 cup melted butter or margarine, 1 egg, and 1 teaspoon of vanilla. Stir in the entire contents of the jar. You may need to use your hands to finish mixing. Shape into walnut sized balls. Place 2 inches apart on prepared cookie sheets.
    3. Bake for 11 to 13 minutes in the preheated oven. Transfer from cookie sheets to cool on wire racks.

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About Cowboy cookies gift-in-a-jar

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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