Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookie & Free Printable

Today we are mixing two things we l.o.v.e. here on the DIY Playbook: cookies and mason jars. Although very different, this delicious project incorporates our favorite little jars with some sweet treats to create an adorable and edible cookie in a jar. It’s a mason jar cookie recipe!

Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies | DIY Playbook

And since we L.O.V.E all of our readers almost as much as we love mason jars and chocolate chip cookies, we are also throwing in a FREE Printable for you to create your own jar of warm and gooey love!

Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies | DIY Playbook

These little tags are the perfect reminder of the importance of celebrating LOVE! Who doesn’t need a little extra reminder of how truly special that four letter word really is every once in a while? Thanksgiving, the holiday season, a wedding shower, or just because, this free printable has you covered.

Free Printable for Mason Jar Cookie Recipe

The front says…

Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies: Printable| DIY Playbook

And the back…

Recipe for Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies | DIY Playbook

Download both sides of this free printable here! 

Looks good with burlap: Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies | DIY Playbook

Once you have the tags ready, it’s time for the real fun…. filling those jars.

Fill up the Mason Jars

Mason Jar Ingredients: Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies | DIY Playbook

Rookie Tip: When filling up your large mason jars (we used these ones) with these ingredients, it’s important that you PACK each layer down as much as you can (you can use a small ladle in order to do this). Without packing the ingredients down, the jar will not be big enough to fit all of the chocolate chips and M&M’s at the end. We also used a napkin wrapped around a spatula to wipe the inside of the jar after we added the flour. The flour added some unwanted “flour residue” and the napkin spatula combo was the ticket in making sure that unwanted “fog” didn’t affect the clarity of the other layers.

mason jar cookie recipe: Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies | DIY Playbook

Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

 
To Fill the Jar (yields about 25 cookies)
Spoon and pack 1 1/2 cup of all-purpose flour into the jar
add 1 tsp of baking powder and 1 tsp baking soda
add 1/4 tsp of salt
pack down 1 cup of oats
add 1/2 cup of brown sugar (packed)
add 1/2 cup of sugar
add 3/4 cups of M&M’s and 3/4 cups of semi-sweet chocolate chips
 

Recipe Instructions

  • Empty all dry ingredients into a large bowl
  • Add one beaten egg, 1/2 cup of butter & one tsp of vanilla together
  • Slowly add your wet ingredients to the dry ingredients
  • Ball your mixture into 1 1/2 balls on parchment paper on a cookie sheet
  • Pop in a 350-degree oven for ten minutes.
mason jar recipe and free printable: Mason Jar Chocolate Chip Cookies | DIY Playbook
Wrap a little fabric and some ribbon or string around the top of the lid with the free printable, and all that’s left to do is spread the LOVE. Enjoy!  

Bridget