Yum … M & M Cookies
What do you do when you are a granny and notice those yummy M & M candies in a jar? Bake cookies for your sweethearts of course!
½ cup (125 gms) butter or margarine
1tsp vanilla essence
½ cup sugar
¼ cup brown sugar
1 egg, beaten
1½ cups flour
½ tsp salt
½ tsp bicarbonate of soda
1 ½ cups M & M candies
Cream together butter or margarine, vanilla and sugars. Add egg and beat well.
Stir in sifted dry ingredients.
Add M & M candies.
Drop from a teaspoon onto a greased cookie tray. You can also roll the dough into small balls and then after placing them on tray, press down lightly. Arrange a few candies on top. The more the merrier!
Bake at 190 degrees C (375 degrees F) for about 10 minutes.
(Recipe source: My vintage collection)