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“This makes a 1 quart jar and a great gift for a teacher, student, or anyone for that matter. Put the ingredients into a pretty glass jar and attach some ribbon and a gift tag with the instructions. I will make up a jar and take it to the cottage for fast easy cookies. No left over ingredients to deal with either.”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In medium bowl combine flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon.
  2. In 1-quart clear glass jar with tight fitting resealable lid, layer flour mixture, walnuts, 1/2 cup "M&M's" Chocolate Mini Baking Bits, raisins, brown sugar, remaining 1/2 cup "M&M's" Chocolate Mini Baking Bits and oats.
  3. Seal jar; wrap decoratively and attached recipe tag with instructions.
  4. M&M's Gift Jar Cookies:
  5. Makes 3 dozen cookies.
  6. 3/4 cup butter (1 1/2 sticks).
  7. 1 large egg.
  8. 3/4 tsp vanilla extract.
  9. Preheat oven to 340°F Lightly grease cookie sheets; set aside. In large bowl beat butter, egg and vanilla extract until well blended. Stir in contents of jar until well blended. Roll into 1 inch balls and place about 2 inches apart on prepared cookie sheets. Bake 12 to 15 minutes. Cool 2 minutes on cookie sheets; cool completely on wire racks. Store in tightly covered container.

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