Holiday Cookie Recipes: M&Ms Cookies


Still plenty of time to gather your holiday cookie recipes- here’s another fun and easy one called Holiday M&M Cookies!!  These can really be for ANY holiday, just swap out whatever season’s M&Ms you have.  I suppose you could even just have plain old M&M cookies too…if you want. I like the festive ones for sure! holiday-mm-cookies-recipe

Holiday Cookie Recipe: M&Ms Cookies
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Fun cookie recipe with festive holiday M&Ms candies
Recipe type: cookie
Cuisine: American
Serves: 36
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups flour
  • ¼ tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 bag of M&M’s Minis in green and red
  1. Using a mixer (either handheld or electric stand-u), cream together the butter and sugar.
  2. Add in the eggs one at a time while mixing on low.
  3. Add in the flour ½ cup at a time.
  4. Add in the sea salt.
  5. Using a plastic spatula or a spoon, fold in the baking soda.
  6. Let the cookie dough chill in the refrigerator for 45-1 hour.
  7. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  8. Roll the cookie dough into medium cookie balls and place on parchment paper.
  9. Bake for 9-11 minutes.
  10. Place M&M’s minis on top of the cookies.
  11. Lasts in the refrigerator for 1 week.

christmas-mm-cookies-sideI can’t even wait to start baking holiday cookies and sharing with friends, family and neighbors!!


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  • G’day Looks yum and reminds me of childhood fun! Thanks for sharing at our #SayGdayParty! Pinned!
    Please revisit (if you haven’t already); comments and shares always welcomed as well as visiting someone else at the party
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  • I love holiday M&Ms, and these cookies look perfect! Great with some coffee or a tall glass of milk :-)
    All month long I am featuring different holiday cookie creations for my cookie countdown to Christmas! I would love it if you stopped by to check it out! :-)

    • i will pop by!! thank you :)

  • Yum! These looks so festive and so easy. the kids will sure love these.


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