• 3 Ratings

Give the gift of cookie mixes. Dried cranberries add brilliant color to these simple drop cookies.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


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  • Stir together flour, baking powder, nutmeg, and salt in a medium mixing bowl. Cut in shortening until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.

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  • Layer in a 1-quart jar or canister the following ingredients: brown sugar, granulated sugar, cranberries, flour mixture, and walnuts. Tap jar gently on the counter to settle each layer before adding the next. Cover jar.

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  • Store at room temperature up to 1 month. Or, attach baking directions and give as a gift.

Baking directions:
  • Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Empty the contents of the jar into a large mixing bowl, and stir together. Combine egg and orange juice in a small bowl; add to jar contents. Stir until combined. Drop dough by rounded teaspoons 2 inches apart onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake about 10 minutes or until just lightly browned. Transfer to wire racks and cool.

Nutrition Facts

101 calories; 6 g total fat; 1 g saturated fat; 7 mg cholesterol; 36 mg sodium. 12 g carbohydrates; 1 g fiber; 1 g protein; 0 RE vitamin a; 1 mg vitamin c; 20 mg calcium; 0 mg iron;


3 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 1
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0