Mason jars have become quite trendy as of late, would you not agree? Here is a gift that you could give a teacher, a hostess, a neighbour or a bus driver: a Mason Jar Cookie Mix. Your children can help you put this simple gift together or you can whip it up quite quickly on your own. Either way, it makes a perfect gift for many different people in your life.
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 cup Nature’s Path Love Crunch® – Gingerbread
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
3/4 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
2 tbsp maple syrup
2 tsp water
1 tsp vanilla
Mason Jar Cookie Mix:
In a wide-mouth 4-cup mason jar, layer the flour, baking soda, salt,
granola, brown sugar, granulated sugar and chocolate chips. Cover
with tight-fitting lid. Decorate jar as desired and attach cookie recipe.
Chocolate Gingerbread Crunch Cookies:
Preheat oven to 350°F. In a large bowl, with electric beaters, beat butter, maple syrup, water and vanilla together until light and fluffy.
Add contents of jar and stir until well blended.
Using a tablespoon, shape into balls and place on parchment-paper lined baking sheets.
Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly golden.
Cool on baking sheet
for 5 minutes.
Transfer to racks and cool completely.