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Potato Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar

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"Potato chip cookies in a jar"
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34 m servings 101
Original recipe yields 30 servings (2 1/2 dozen)


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  1. In a small bowl, stir together the flour and baking powder. Layer ingredients in order given in a 1 quart "wide mouth" canning jar. It will be a tight fit. Press each layer firmly in place before adding next ingredient. Decorate the jar and attatch a tag with the following directions:
  2. Empty jar of cookie mix into large mixing bowl. Mix thoroughly. Add: 2 sticks butter, softened and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Mix until blended completely. Shape into balls the size of walnuts. Flatten. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 14 to 18 minutes until edges are very lightly browned. Cool 5 minutes on the cookie sheets. Remove cookies to wire racks to cool completely.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 101 calories; 3.3 16.8 1.5 0 32 Full nutrition

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The presentation isn't all that attractive. There is so much flour, it takes up most of the jar. I would also suggest putting the pecans after the white sugar so the flour doesn't leak through...

My mother use to make these for me when I was a child. When ever I make them everyone is shocked on how good they are and what there is potatoes chips in them

I used to have this recipe. I have been looking for it again. I do two things different. I leave them in balls to bake them. After they a completly cooled I roll them in powdered sugar.

I made these cookies and while they were good I thought that they were too much like pecan sandies because they end up being a drier cookie.

Just made these with my 2 grandsons they had fun although we didn't do the jar thing. We love them, very different and surprizingly good.Thank you for sharing.

A unique delight of a cookie worth tasting. I wasn't sure how it would be with potato chips, but the end result was a pleasant surprise. The only suggestion I received was to add chocolate chips...

I had fun putting this together. Mostly simple. A note - read directions very carefully!! I had no idea there was a difference in the mouths of the jars, and I didn't read closely enough, so ...