Cookies in a Jar (Emergency Cookies)

Cookies in a Jar (Emergency Cookies)

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"This is a wonderful gift idea, perfect for Christmas for your friends and family. Now your loved ones will never be without when a cookie craving hits."
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1 h 25 m servings 127 cals
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Original recipe yields 24 servings



  • Calories:
  • 127 kcal
  • 6%
  • Fat:
  • 6.2 g
  • 10%
  • Carbs:
  • 16.8g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 1.4 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 19 mg
  • 6%
  • Sodium:
  • 80 mg
  • 3%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * 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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  1. Sift flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt into a bowl; pour flour mixture into a 4-cup glass jar. Layer brown sugar and superfine sugar in the jar, pressing firmly between each layer. Layer oats, cranberries, and chocolate chips. Seal jar.
  2. To make cookies: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.
  3. Empty dry cookie mix in large bowl. Stir in butter, egg, and vanilla extract until combined. Roll the dough into tablespoon-sized balls and place 2 inches apart onto prepared baking sheets.
  4. Bake in preheated oven until lightly browned, 10 to 15 minutes. Cool on the sheets for 10 minutes before removing to cool completely on a wire rack.


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This recipe worked out well except the jar was not filled fully by a couple of Tablespoons. Next time I will add more cranberries to fill it out better. Baked cookies were dark colored (see my p...

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