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Mason Jar Cookie Mix

A quick and easy gift for a friend or loved one
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: sweet
Cuisine: American
Keyword: mason jar cookie mix
Servings: 12 servings
Calories: 124kcal
Author: Wendi Spraker
Cost: $5


  • mason jar
  • measuring cups and spoons
  • gift tag or sticker and pen


  • 1/4 Cup sugar
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • 1/3 cup sprinkles
  • 1/2 cup m&m's red and green if possible for holidays
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/3 cup crispy rice cereal


  • mix the flour, sugar, baking soda and salt together in a blow.
  • In a 1 quart mason jar, layer the flour mixture (1/3 in the bottom) then the sprinkles, m&m's, chocolate chips and crispy rice cereal. Repeat layers a second time and then a third time. Put the lid on the jar tightly and label as indicated in the next step.
  • Makes 18 cookies.
    1 Jar of Cookie Mix.
    1 Stick of butter - room temperature.
    1 egg
    1 tsp of vanilla.
    Preheat the oven to 350. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper. In a large bowl, beat 1 stick of softened butter with a mixer. Add 1 egg and beat until smooth. Add 1 tsp of vanilla and beat until combined. Once all of those are combined well, add the jar of cookie mix and mix until it all comes together in a lump. Use a cookie scoop and place spoonfuls of dough onto a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake at 350 for 12-14 minutes.


  • You'll want to use name brand M&M's for the best color and presentation.
  • Be sure to be clear in your instructions and you may want to put them on a sticker on the jar so that they aren't lost. Include a "use by" date within 6 months.


Calories: 124kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 2mg | Sodium: 149mg | Potassium: 43mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 16g | Vitamin A: 23IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 15mg | Iron: 1mg