These chocolate pecan cookies are soft and chewy, easy to put together in a jar, and fun to give as a homemade gift!

Chocolate pecan cookies in a jar supplies needed:

1 quart wide mouth jar

Ingredients for cookies below

printed gift tag

small piece of cardstock

ribbon or raffia

hole puncher

glue stick

Cookie Ingredients:

3/4 Cup all-purpose flour

1/2 Cup sugar

1/2 Cup cocoa powder(Cocoa may cling onto sides of jar so be sure to carefully wipe the inside of the jar with a dry paper towel.)

2 Tablespoons and 2 Teaspoons brown sugar

1 Cup chopped pecans

2 Tablespoons and 2 teaspoons of brown sugar

1/2 Cup of white sugar

3/4 Cup all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking soda

Choc. Pecan Cookie in a Jar Directions:

1) Layer the ingredients in the quart jar in the exact order above. Pack each layer tightly in the jar before adding the next layer. When all ingredients are put into the jar screw on lid tightly.

2) Print out jar recipe instruction.

3) Cut and mount the jar recipe to a piece of cardstock.

4) Punch a hole the in cardstock and string the ribbon or raffia through the hole. Tie the recipe under the lid and around the jar.

5) Tie a bow to hold recipe in place.

Print out the following instructions to tie to your jar :

Chocolate Pecan Soft n Yummy Cookies

Makes 3 - 4 dozen

1 Jar Chocolate Peacan Cookie Mix 2 Eggs slightly beaten

1/2 Cup Butter softened 1 Teaspoon Vanilla

Preheat oven to 375F. In a large bowl, cream together the butter, eggs and vanilla. Add the chocolate pecan cookie mix and stir well until mixture is totally blended. Drop rounded spoonfuls of cookie dough onto a greased cookie sheet. Bake 10 - 12 minutes. Remove cookies from baking sheet and place them on a wire cooking rack.


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