Stir Up Something Delicious with 6 Mason Jar Cookie Recipes


Stir Up Something Delicious with 6 Mason Jar Cookie Recipes | thegoodstuff

By Brooke McLay & Karly Campbell

Prep these homemade holiday cookie mixes ahead of time and you’ll be ready to hand over gifts to all your friends. If you’ve already RSVPed to a holiday party, these cookies in a jar make a great hostess gift, too.

The hardest part about putting these mason jar cookie recipes? Deciding which one to pick!

Pick your favorite flavors, then tie them up with ribbon or string, add a gift tag and voila! You’re ready to gift these cookie in a jar recipes!

Indulge in the flavors of the season with our Candy Cane Oreo Bark recipe, Mint-Chocolate Cookie Pies, and even more holiday cookies you can make on a budget. You deserve it!

1. Paleo Chocolate Cupcake Bars

Stir Up Something Delicious with 6 Mason Jar Cookie Recipes | thegoodstuff

Give the gift of grain-free! With more and more people turning to gluten-free foods, why not tempt your friends with treats they can actually eat? This simple dessert bar tastes just like a chocolate cupcake — but it’s made without flour, refined sugar, or gluten. A fun way to give a mason jar gift, with a healthier twist!

For this gift, you’ll give two jars. One for the bars, one for the icing. I’ve included everything you need for layering the gifts and creating the signs to accompany your yummy presents. Remember to tie the prep and baking instructions around each jar so recipients will know what to do!

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Paleo Chocolate Cupcake Bars Ingredients

In a pint-sized mason jar, layer together:
• 3/4 cup cocoa powder
• 2/3 cup almond flour
• 2/3 cup coconut sugar
• 1 1/2 teaspoons gluten-free baking powder (try Clabber Girl, Rumford, or Featherweight brands)
• 1 Tablespoon espresso powder (optional)
• 1/4 teaspoon salt

Tie the following onto your mason jar:

Combine all ingredients together in a bowl with:

• 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted
• 4 large eggs, room temperature
• 1 Tablespoon vanilla extract
• Pour into a 9×9-inch baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 18-20 minutes.

Chocolate Icing Ingredients

In a pint-sized mason jar, layer together:

• 1/2 cup cocoa powder
• 1 teaspoon espresso powder (optional)
• 2 cups organic powdered sugar

Tie the following onto your mason jar:

In a large bowl, combine the contents of the Icing jar with the following, beat until fluffy:

• 1/2 stick butter or coconut oil
• 2-3 Tablespoons almond milk
• 1 Tablespoon vanilla extract

Stir Up Something Delicious with 6 Mason Jar Cookie Recipes | thegoodstuff

2. Triple Chip Oatmeal Cookies in a Jar

Triple Chip Oatmeal Cookies in a Jar

Source: Well Plated

With three different types of chips, this recipe will please any cookie lover! The mix is also loaded with oats that are sure to give your cookies an amazing texture and flavor.

3. Hot Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies

Hot Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies

Source: Following in My Shoes

Hot chocolate and cookies just go together if you ask me! But turning hot chocolate into cookies? Now that is genius! These cookies will have kids everywhere clamoring for more.

4. Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix

Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix

Source: Five Heart Home

The only thing better than a classic chocolate chip cookie is a chocolate chip cookie that only takes minutes to throw together! You’ll want to keep plenty of this mix on hand for those late night cookie cravings!

5. Homemade Sugar Cookie Mix

Homemade Sugar Cookie Mix

Source: Crazy for Crust

Sure, you could run out and buy a package of sugar cookie mix from the store, but these will taste infinitely better and the sprinkles add a little bit of fun to the cookies! All you’ll need to do is add some butter, egg, and vanilla and you’ll have amazing sugar cookies in no time.

6. Oatmeal Cranberry-Walnut Cookies in a Jar

Oatmeal Cranberry Walnut Cookies in a Jar

Source: Will Cook for Friends

All of the warm spices in these cookies make them perfect for the holidays! Add in the tart cranberries and crunchy walnuts and you have a rustic cookie that is infinitely adaptable with all kinds of different fruits or nuts.


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