Cookie Bar Mix in a Jar
walnuts or pecans,
semi-sweet chocolate morsels
graham cracker crumbs
"wide-mouth" quart size canning jar
Layer ingredients in a quart sized canning jar in the following order: Walnuts or pecans, butterscotch morsels , semisweet chocolate morsels, coconut, graham cracker crumbs. Place lid on jar and cut a piece of fabric large enough to come down over lid and secure with a rubber band. Use pinking shears to cut fabric for a pretty edging.
Attach the directions for baking the bar cookies on pretty paper with the following directions:
Cookie Bar Mix In A Jar
Melt 1/2 cup of butter. Add top layer of graham cracker crumbs. Pat evenly in bottom of an un-greased 13x9x2 inch baking pan. Sprinkle the remaining layered ingredients into the crumb mixture and spread even with spoon. Pour can of sweetened condensed milk evenly over all. Bake at 350 degree oven for 30 minutes; cool. Cut into bars. Makes about 36 bars.
To attach instructions, punch a hole in the corner of the paper with a punch, then attach with the instructions with a ribbon or twine tied around the lid (hiding the rubber band). You can also include a wooden spoon with the jar! These are really pretty when done! They make great Christmas gifts...or any time of the year gifts...Enjoy!
To make this recipe, you'll also need:
1/2 cup butter or margarine
1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
Present this in a canning jar and it will will almost be too pretty for the recipient to eat! Enjoy!