Makes 30 cookies
This adorable Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar makes a great holiday gift for neighbors and friends…be sure to include the recipe to attach for baking directions.
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups (9 ounces) NESTLE TOLL HOUSE Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
3/4 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter or margarine, softened
1 large egg
3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
RECIPE TO ATTACH (to cookie mix in a jar)
1.Combine flour, baking soda, and salt in small bowl. Place flour mixture in 1-quart jar. Layer morsels, brown sugar and granulated sugar in order listed above, pressing firmly after each layer. Seal with lid and decorate with fabric and ribbon.
2.RECIPE TO ATTACH: Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Beat 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) softened butter or margarine, 1 large egg and 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract in large mixer bowl until blended. Add cookie mix and 1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional); mix well, breaking up any clumps. Drop by rounded tablespoon onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake for 9 to 11 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely. Makes about 2 dozen cookies.
Find this recipe and more holiday treats at verybestbaking.com