Cookies in a jar are the perfect party favour. Send your guests home with something sweet and thoughtful that ensures the festivities last for days on end. Cookie mix jars are incredibly easy to make and very budget friendly. All you need are a few cupboard essentials and a little bit of fairy dust!
Alex Shaw from The Inspired Occasion shares with us her easy peasy cookie mix in a jar for a fabulous Fairy Party.
What you need:
1 jar (approx 1 litre capacity)
115g plain flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
75g brown sugar
80g caster sugar
70g rolled oats
200g chocolate chips/nuts/dried fruit
Additional ingredients needed
110g melted butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Mix flour and baking powder in a bowl
Pour the mixture into prepared sterilised jar
Layer the following ingredients brown sugar, caster sugar, oats and finally chocolate chips.
Seal jar with lid, decorative elements and instructions
Pre-heat oven to 190°C.
Line baking tray with baking paper.
Pour contents of jar into a mixing bowl.
Add additional ingredients – butter, egg and vanilla.
Stir until combined.
Place tablespoons of the mixture on baking tray approximately 10cm apart.
Bake for 10 to 15 minutes