These M&M cookies in a jar were super easy, quick and it looked so festive. Plus when we mixed up the cookies, they were ridiculously delicious.
supplies you need for m&m cookies in a jar:
- 1 8-ounce mason jar
- 3 Tablespoons granulated sugar
- 3 Tablespoons brown sugar
- 10 Tablespoons flour
- 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- About 40 M&M’s® Red Velvet
- A small bag for the M&M’s®
- Paper or cardstock
- Hole Punch
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
Beat together 2 Tablespoons butter and 2 Tablespoons shortening.
Pour the flour mixture at the top of the jar into a bowl and set aside.
Add the sugars to the butter mixture and beat until smooth. Add 1 egg and 1/2 teaspoon vanilla.
Add the flour mixture and beat just until combined.
Scoop into balls on a cookie sheet and press 4-5 M&M’s® Red Velvet over the top of each ball.
Bake for 10-11 minutes or until the edges are set.
Put the M&M’s® Red Velvet in the little bag and then punch a hole through both the recipe card and the bag and string the ribbon through them both.
Tie the ribbon around the jar and take it to some lucky friends!
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