1In medium bowl, mix sugar, flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. In 1-quart food-safe jar, place mixture; tap lightly to pack. Top with oats and M&M's™ minis chocolate candies. Cover tightly. Wrap as desired.
2Give with gift card that reads:To make cookies, heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, place contents of jar, 1/2 cup softened butter or margarine, 2 tablespoons water, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla and 1 egg. Stir 30 seconds with spoon or until combined. On ungreased cookie sheets, spoon dough by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until edges are set. Cool 5 minutes; remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks.