Cowboy Cookie Mix in a Jar


Cowboy cookies in a jar — layered for a beautiful mix that is great for gift-giving or bake sales.

close up view of Cowboy Cookie Mix in a Jar with a red bow, next to cookies on a plate, nuts in a jar and chocolate chips in a measuring cup
Prep Time:
25 mins
Total Time:
25 mins
3 dozen cookies


  • 1 ⅓ cups rolled oats

  • ½ cup packed brown sugar

  • ½ cup white sugar

  • ½ cup chopped pecans

  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips

  • 1 ⅓ cups all-purpose flour

  • 1 teaspoon baking powder

  • 1 teaspoon baking soda

  • ¼ teaspoon salt


  1. Layer the ingredients in a 1-quart jar in the order given. Press each layer firmly in place before adding the next layer.

  2. Include a card with the following instructions — Cowboy Cookie Mix in a Jar: 1. Preheat the 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.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

167 Calories
6g Fat
29g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 18
Calories 167
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 6g 7%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Sodium 133mg 6%
Total Carbohydrate 29g 11%
Dietary Fiber 2g 6%
Total Sugars 17g
Protein 2g
Calcium 30mg 2%
Iron 1mg 6%
Potassium 86mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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