Rating: 4.5 stars
1499 Ratings
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Cookies using M&Ms® candies, any variety. Old recipe-but ALWAYS a favorite!



Original recipe yields 72 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • In a large bowl, mix sugar, eggs, shortening, and vanilla thoroughly. Add flour, salt, and baking soda to creamed mixture. Blend well. Add 3/4 cup candies.

  • Drop dough by teaspoonful onto baking sheet. Slightly push a few candies on top of each dough ball with remaining candies.

  • Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 9 to 11 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

82 calories; protein 0.8g; carbohydrates 10.8g; fat 3.9g; cholesterol 5.8mg; sodium 55.3mg. Full Nutrition