Cookies and Bars

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Sweet Snowmen Cookies

Ingredients: White, Red, Green, Black and Orange Candy Melts Candy Peanut butter sandwich cookies Holiday Confetti, Holiday and Snowflake Mix Sprinkles Cinnamon Drops Black Sugar Pearls Silver Pearlized Sugar Directions: Melt white candy melts candy following package instructions. Place cookies on cooling grid positioned over parchment-lined cookie sheet. Spoon melted candy over top surface of […]

Black Cat Cookies Recipe

Ingredients: 3 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 2 eggs 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 4 ounces unsweetened baking chocolate, melted 1 container (16 ounces) chocolate frosting Black Food Color Assorted decorations, such as black string licorice, black jelly beans, […]

Cinnamon Crisps

Ingredients: 1 package (1/4 ounce) active dry yeast 1 1/4 cups warm 2 percent milk (110° to 115°) 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup shortening 1 egg 1 teaspoon salt 4 cups all-purpose flour Filling: 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup butter, melted 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon Topping: 1/4 cup butter, melted […]

Cinnamon Brownies

Ingredients: 3/4 cup baking cocoa 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 2/3 cup butter, melted, divided 1/2 cup boiling water 2 cups sugar 2 eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 to 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips Frosting: 6 tablespoons butter, softened […]

Cinnamon Snaps

Ingredients: 3/4 cup shortening 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup molasses 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt Granulated sugar Directions: In a large bowl, cream shortening and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and molasses. Combine the flour, baking […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened   3/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup sugar 1 package (3.4 ounces) instant vanilla pudding mix 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips Directions: In a bowl, cream butter and sugars. Add […]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup quick-cooking oats 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 cup canned pumpkin 1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips Directions: In a bowl, cream butter and sugars until light […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Pizza

Ingredients: 1 tube (16 1/2 ounces) refrigerated chocolate chip cookie dough 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 1/3 cup sugar 2 cups cold half-and-half cream 1 package (3.9 ounces) instant chocolate pudding mix 1/4 cup chopped pecans or walnuts Directions: Press cookie dough onto an ungreased 12-inch pizza pan. Bake at 350° for 15-20 […]

Cocoa Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 2/3 cup butter, softened   1/2 cup canola oil 1 cup sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 package (3.9 ounces) instant chocolate pudding mix 3 tablespoons water 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 package (12 ounces) miniature semisweet chocolate chips Directions: In a large bowl, […]

Chocolate Chip Butter Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup butter, cubed 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 cup (6 ounces) miniature semisweet chocolate chips Melted semisweet and/or white chocolate, optional Directions: Melt butter in a microwave; stir in vanilla. Cool completely. In a large bowl, combine flour and confectioners’ sugar; stir in butter mixture […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup peanut butter 1 cup sugar 1 egg, lightly beaten 1/2 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips Directions: In a bowl, combine peanut butter, sugar and egg (batter will be stiff). Stir in the chocolate chips. Scoop level tablespoonfuls and roll into balls. Place on ungreased baking sheets and flatten with a fork. Bake […]

Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon coconut extract 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup flaked coconut Directions: In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar. Beat in egg and coconut extract. Combine […]

Chocolate Chip Cherry Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 2/3 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup quick-cooking oats 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup dried cherries, chopped 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips Directions: In a small bowl, cream butter and sugars until light […]

Sour Cream Chocolate Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 1/2 cup sour cream 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup baking cocoa 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup vanilla or white […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dessert

Ingredients: 1 tube (16 1/2 ounces) refrigerated chocolate chip cookie dough 1/2 cup Marzetti’s® Caramel Dip X Decadent caramel treats 1/2 cup cold 2 percent milk 1 package (3.4 ounces) instant vanilla pudding mix 1 carton (8 ounces) frozen whipped topping, thawed 3/4 cup chopped nuts 3/4 cup English toffee bits or almond brickle chips […]

Double Chocolate Chunk Mint Cookies

Ingredients: 2 cups flour 2/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 2/3 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon pure peppermint extract 6 ounces semi-sweet baking chocolate, coarsely chopped Directions: Preheat oven to 350°. Mix flour, cocoa […]

Mini Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Ingredients: 1 cup shortening 1 cup butter or baking margarine 2 cups white sugar 2 cups brown sugar 4 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 5 cups flour (sifted) 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons salt 1-2 pkgs. mini or regular chips Directions: Mix first 5 ingredients, and then stir in the dry ingredients. The dough is […]

Rice Krispies Treats

Ingredients: 1/4 cup butter 4 cups miniature marshmallows 6 cups Rice Krispies Directions: Melt butter in a saucepan. Add marshmallows and stir until melted; remove from heat. Stir in cereal and blend until well mixed. Press into a buttered 13-by 9-inch pan. Cut into squares when cool. Variations: Add nuts or chocolate chips to the […]

Dried Fruit Oatmeal Bars

Ingredients: 3 cups quick-cooking oats 1/2 cup finely chopped dried pears 1/2 cup finely chopped dried cranberries  3/4 cup butter or margarine  1 cup packed brown sugar 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon rind 1 1/2 tablespoons corn syrup 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla Directions: Preheat oven to 350°. In large bowl, combine oats and […]

Strawberry Oatmeal Bars

Ingredients: 1 3/4 sticks salted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for greasing pan 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups oats 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt One 10 to 12-ounce jar strawberry preserves Directions: Preheat the oven to 350°. Butter a 9-by-13-inch rectangular pan. Mix together […]

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