1/3 cup cocoa powder (clean inside of jar with tissue
after this layer)
1/2 cup brown sugar, packed firmly
1 1/2 cups dried cranberries
1 cup chocolate chips
1 3/4 cups flour plus 1 teaspoon baking powder plus 1/2 teaspoon baking soda (mixed)
Layer the ingredients in order in a 1-quart wide mouth canning jar. Remember to press firmly between each layer. Place lid and ring onto jar.
Attach the following recipe on a gift tag.
Chocolate Cranberry Cookies
Empty jar of cookie mix into large mixing bowl. Add 1 1/2 sticks butter or margarine,
1 egg and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract. Mix until completely blended. Shape into balls
and place 2 inches apart on sprayed baking sheets. Bake at 375 degrees F for 13-15