Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar!

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On the hunt for one more fun and festive Gift in a Jar idea??

Here’s a Christmas gift everyone will love: Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cookie Mix in a Jar!

What You’ll Need:

  • 1 box Betty Crocker Dark Chocolate Cake Mix {15.25 oz.}
  • 1 bag Andes Peppermint Crunch Baking Chips {10 oz.}
  • 1 quart size Wide Mouth Mason Jar
  • Black Ribbon
  • 1 sheet Sparkly Red Paper or Foam Sheet
  • Glue Dots

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Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies Recipe - from

What You’ll Do:

  • Carefully empty the contents of the cake mix package into your quart-sized wide mouth Mason Jar, and gently pat down the top.
  • Pour in the Peppermint Crunch Baking Chips
  • Put the silver jar topper on top, place a circle cut from your sparkly red paper on top, then screw on the lid.
  • Cut some black ribbon to fit around the middle of your jar.
  • Cut a ‘belt’ piece for Santa’s belt from your sparkly red paper, then thread your ribbon through.
  • Use glue dots on the back of the ribbon to help affix it to the jar and keep it in place.

Attach a Label with Baking Instructions:

  • Attach a label {or you can add the instructions to the top of the jar’s lid} with the following baking instructions.
  • Beat together 2 eggs and 1/2 cup Vegetable or Canola Oil in medium bowl.
  • Pour in entire contents of jar, and stir well with spoon.
  • Chill dough for 20 minutes in the refrigerator prior to baking.
  • Then, drop onto ungreased non-stick cookie sheet in rounded balls.
  • Bake for approx. 8 – 9 minutes {or until done} at 350 degrees.

Here’s what you’ll end up with ~ beyond delicious Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies!  {make a second batch for yourself with this easy recipe!}

Peppermint Crunch Dark Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies Recipe - at

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This Mason Jar Cookie Mix comes together in a snap, and makes a fabulous gift!  Thanks for supporting The Frugal Girls!

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  1. Elizabeth says

    Tried these this weekend and boy are they amazing!! We added chocolate chips as well and it was a hit with the entire family. Thanks for the recipe!

    • Heidi says

      Aren’t they SO yummy? I’m so glad you liked them… and the chocolate chips sound like a delicious addition! 😉

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