Chocolate-Peanut Butter-Oat Christmas Cookies

Need a treat to leave for Santa? Make jumbo cookies with the ease of using cookie mix.

  • Prep Time 45 min
  • Total Time 60 min
  • Servings 36

1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ chocolate chip cookie mix
1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ peanut butter cookie mix
1 1/2
cups quick-cooking oats
1
cup butter or margarine, softened
3
eggs
2
cups red and green candy-coated milk chocolate candies

  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, stir all ingredients except candies until soft dough forms. Stir in candies.
  • 2 On ungreased cookie sheets, drop dough by 2 heaping tablespoonfuls for each cookie, placing about 2 inches apart.
  • 3 Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool completely. Store in covered container at room temperature.

Expert Tips

You can bake and freeze these cookies, tightly wrapped, for up to two months.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
240
(
Calories from Fat
110),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
12g
12%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
210mg
210%;
Total Carbohydrate
31g
31%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
20g
20%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.