Easter Cookie Gift Jar


In the Jar

  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 130g plain flour
  • 65g brown sugar
  • 100g plain flour
  • 65g brown sugar
  • 145g white sugar
  • 180g M&Ms or Smarties

  • Additional Ingredients (Please note that the 3 ingredients below do not get added to the jar)

  • 240g butter or margarine
  • 1 beaten egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract


Layer the dry ingredients in a KilnerĀ® 1 litre jar, following the order above (starting with the salt, baking powder and flour). Press each layer down before adding the next. Seal the jar.

Make a tag out of card and write on the following instructions:

Combine the contents of the jar with 240g softened butter or margarine, 1 lightly beaten egg and 1 tsp vanilla extract.

Mix well then roll into 12 balls of dough and place onto a baking tray before flattening slightly.

Bake in a pre-heated oven at 180C for 10-12 minutes.

Remove from the oven, leave to cool on a wire rack and enjoy!

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