Candy Coated Chocolates Gift Jar Cookie Mix

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This cookie jar makes a colorful homemade gift for any occasion. You can use regular sized candies instead of the mini's if you like.

1
Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
12 mins
Additional Time:
8 mins
Total Time:
35 mins
Servings:
48
Yield:
4 dozen

Ingredients

  • ¾ cup all-purpose flour

  • ½ teaspoon baking soda

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • ½ cup chopped walnuts

  • 1 cup mini candy-coated chocolate pieces

  • ½ cup raisins

  • ¾ cup packed brown sugar

  • 1 ¼ cups quick cooking oats

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, stir together the flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon. In a 1 quart glass jar, layer the ingredients in the following order: Flour mixture, walnuts, 1/2 cup of the mini candy coated chocolates, raisins, oats, remaining candies, and brown sugar. Pack down well after each addition and attach a tag with the instructions.

  2. Enclose a card with the following instructions: 1) Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets; 2) In a large bowl, cream together 3/4 cup of butter, 1 egg and 3/4 teaspoon of vanilla until light and fluffy. Stir in the contents of the jar until well blended. Roll dough into 1 inch balls and place them 2 inches apart onto the prepared cookie sheets; 3) Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

58 Calories
2g Fat
10g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 48
Calories 58
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 2g 2%
Saturated Fat 1g 3%
Cholesterol 1mg 0%
Sodium 41mg 2%
Total Carbohydrate 10g 4%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Total Sugars 7g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 0mg 1%
Calcium 11mg 1%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 41mg 1%

* 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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