Double-Dutch Chocolate Holiday Cookies In A Jar

1
Carol Junkins

By
@CarolAJ

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?

Rating:

★★★★☆ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
36 cookies
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 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

How to Make Double-Dutch Chocolate Holiday Cookies In A Jar

Step-by-Step

  1. 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.
  2. RECIPE TO ATTACH TO THE JAR:

    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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About Double-Dutch Chocolate Holiday Cookies In A Jar

Course/Dish: Cookies Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #cocoa #sugar #Brown #M's




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