Eats & Treats: Homemade Cookies for the Holidays
With the holiday season approaching, the mouthwatering desserts catch my attention! Brownies, cookies, pies… the more the merrier! Here’s a delicious Christmas cookie recipe you can make at home.
CHRISTMAS M&M COOKIES
For this recipe you will need…
- 1 and ½ cups of flour
- ½ tsp baking soda
- ¼ tsp salt
- 2 tsp cornstarch
- 1 cup red and green M&Ms
- ½ cup room temperature butter
- ¼ cup white sugar
- ¾ cup brown sugar
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1 egg
Follow these quick and easy directions for the tasty cookies!
Step 1) In a bowl, cream together the sugars and room temperature butter until fluffy and light.
Step 2) Next, mix in the vanilla extract and the egg.
Step 3) Once everything is mixed, pour in the dry ingredients and the M&Ms, and mix until everything is combined.
Step 4) When finished mixing, put portions of tablespoon sized cookie dough balls onto a baking pan and put them in the freezer for 10 minutes. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees while you are waiting.
Step 5) After 10 minutes, put the pan of cookie dough balls in the oven and bake at 350F for approximately 11 minutes.
Step 6) Eat the cookies and enjoy!