Easter Cookies in a Jar DIY recipe

Easter Cookies in a Jar

Nothing is as sweet as Easter Cookies in a Jar! This Easter treat idea is easy and fun to make.  Mason jar gifts are the best!
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
0 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 24 Cookies
Calories 101kcal
Author Erin Henry


Layer 1

  • 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 tsp. baking soda, 1/2 tsp. baking powder, 1/2 tsp. salt

Layer 2

  • 1/2 cup brown sugar

Layer 3

  • 1/2 granulated sugar

Layer 4

  • 2/3 cup white chocolate chips

Layer 5

  • 2/3 cup Easter M&Ms any variety


  • In the order listed, layer ingredients in a 1 quart jar.
  • Attach the following instructions to the jar:
  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • In a medium bowl with an electric mixer, combine 1/2 cup softened, unsalted butter, 1 large egg and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract until fully incorporated.
  • Add the entire jar of ingredients to the butter mixture.
  • Using a wooden spoon, mix all ingredients until fully incorporated. This may take a little effort, but it will come together.
  • Use a medium cookie scoop to measure and drop dough onto the prepared baking sheet.
  • Bake for 8 to 10 minutes. Cool on baking sheets for about 2 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.


Nutritional information is approximate and was calculated using a recipe nutrition label generator. It was also calculated using only the dry ingredients for this recipe. 
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Calories: 101kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 9mg | Potassium: 28mg | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 15IU | Calcium: 22mg | Iron: 0.5mg