ADDITIONAL INGREDIENTS (to be added by the recipient)
1⁄2cup butter, softened
1teaspoon vanilla extract
Creating the Gift in a Jar:
Wash and thoroughly dry a 1-quart wide-mouth canning jar.
Layer the ingredients in the jar as listed above starting with the flour, salt, baking soda, baking powder, sugar, oatmeal, brown sugar, peanut butter chips and then chocolate chips – make sure to press firmly with a flat bottomed object after each addition; make the layers as level as possible.
Secure the lid and decorate as desired; attach the instructions for making these cookies found below.
CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER OATMEAL COOKIES GIFT TAG:.
Additional ingredients to be added by the recipient: 1/2 cup butter, softened, 1 egg and 1 tsp vanilla extract.
Preheat oven to 375.
In a large bowl, blend the butter, egg and vanilla extract.
Add the contents of the jar, and stir until well mixed.
Drop the dough by heaping teaspoonful onto an ungreased baking sheet, spacing the cookies about 2 inches apart.
Bake for 8-10 minutes, or until the edges are, light brown in color.
Allow cooling for 2 minutes on the baking sheet, then transfer to wire racks and cool completely.
Serve immediately or store in an airtight container for up to 1 week.