Cowboy Cookie Mix in a Jar
- 1 1/3 cups quick oats
- 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup chopped pecans
- 1 cup chocolate chips
- 1 1/3 cups flour mixed with 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- Layer ingredients in order in a 1 quart, "wide mouth"
canning jar. Press each layer firmly in place before adding the
- Decorate jar for gift giving and attach card with the following recipe.
Empty jar of cookie mix into large mixing bowl. Use your hands to
thoroughly blend mix.
Add 1 stick butter or margarine, melted, 1 egg, slightly beaten,
and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract.
Mix until completely blended. You will need to finish mixing with
Shape into balls the size of walnuts. Place 2 inches apart on sprayed
Bake at 350 degrees F for 11 to 13 minutes until edges are lightly
browned. Cool 5 minutes on baking sheet. Remove cookies to racks
to finish cooling.