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Holiday Cookies Jar Recipe

Enjoy this holiday cookies jar recipe! Gifts in a jar are super simple to make and are always and appreciated homemade gift. Not only are they yummy but the mix can be made ahead and I have I printable labels to make it so easy!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cookies, edible gifts, jar gifts, jar mixes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 24 Cookies
Calories 116 kcal
Author Cindy Hopper


  • 1 1/3 Cup Flour
  • 1/4 Cup Sugar
  • 3/4 Cup Packed brown sugar
  • 1 Cup M&Ms
  • 1 Cup Regular oats
  • 1 Tsp Baking soda
  • 1/2 Tsp Kosher salt (or 1/4 tsp table salt)


  1. Layer in a 1-quart wide-mouth canning jar

  2. Mix flour, salt & baking soda, place in the bottom of the jar

  3. Oats

  4. M&Ms

  5. Brown Sugar (press down firmly)

  6. Sugar

Baking Instructions

  1. Mix jar contents with 1/2 cup melted butter.

  2. Add 1 egg

  3. Add 1 Teaspoon Vanilla

  4. Drop by 2 Tablespoons on a cookie sheet

  5. Bake 10 minutes at 350 degrees

Nutrition Facts
Holiday Cookies Jar Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 116 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Fat 2g3%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 1mg0%
Sodium 102mg4%
Potassium 29mg1%
Carbohydrates 22g7%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 14g16%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 19IU0%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 19mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.