December 16, 2011

Sweet Treat Friday - Cookie Mix in a Jar, a Holiday Gift idea

This is a wonderful quick and simple gift to give to neighbors, friends, or even the kids school teachers!

Oatmeal- Raisin Cookie Mix
Ingredients for the jar mix-

1 1/4 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup quick cooking oats
1 cup raisins
1/2 cup flaked coconut
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 granulated sugar

Directions to mix up.
In a small bowl mix together the flour , baking powder and salt. Stir until it's well blended. Spoon it into a wide mouth 1 quart jar . Layer the Oats, raisins, coconut, brown sugar and white granulated sugar carefully into the jar. Cover with the lid and decorate with a ribbon or leave plain. Write the directions out on an index card to give, you can always tie them on or make a label if you wish.

Directions for cookies to place with Jar-
  Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Pour cookie mix into large bowl and stir together until blended. In a small bowl combine 1/3 cup vegetable oil and 2 eggs. Beat until blended. Add oil mixture to dry mixture and stir till soft dough forms. Drop by teaspoons two inches apart on greased baking sheet. Bake about 7-10 minutes or until the bottoms are slightly brown. Transfer to wire rack and cool. Store in airtight container.

Enjoy!!


7 comments:

  1. I love it when people give me this type of gift and I use to love the Russian tea in a jar people use to give.

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  2. One of my friends gave us a cookie jar mix for Christmas. It was great, we put it on the shelf in the pantry then a month or so later we needed a quick treat and vwala, there it was...our cookie jar was a yummy and easy solution to an emergency!

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  3. you are so cute, i want you to be my neighbor.

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