Great cookie recipe using M & M's.
Author: Cravings of a Lunatic, adapted from Gifts from a Jar
Ingredients
  • 1-1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup peanut butter M&M's
  • 1 cup plain M&M's
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
Instructions
  1. To make the jar: Just layer the ingredients in any way your little heart desires. Top with lid. Tie a bowl or place fabric on lid. Or both.
  2. Ingredients to go on a tag for recipent to add:
  3. 2/3 cup butter
  4. 2 eggs
  5. 1 & 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
  6. 1 Jar of Chocolate and Peanut Butter M&M Cookie Mix
  7. Directions to write on gift tag for recipient:
  8. Preheat oven to 350 degress. Soften butter by hand in a bowl or in microwave for a few seconds. Add eggs and vanilla, blend well. Add jar mixture to bowl and blend in. Drop cookis on parchment lined cookie sheets about 2 inches apart. Bake for 10-12 minutes. Let cookies stand on cookie sheet for about 2 minutes. Remove and cool on wire racks.
  9. Serve with a big cookie smile!