Christmas Goodies~ M&M Cookies





1 cup Crisco (vegetable shortening) I used butter flavored Crisco Stick)
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon water
2 eggs
2 cups + 4 tablespoons flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups M&M plain candies

Blend Crisco and sugars.
Beat in vanilla, water, and eggs.
Sift remaining dry ingredients together and add to the sugar and egg mixture. Mix well.
Stir in M&Ms. Drop from teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake at 375 degrees F for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown.
For additional color, press extra M&Ms into cookies before baking.
Makes 6 dozen 2 1/2 inch cookies

5 comments for “Christmas Goodies~ M&M Cookies

  1. virginia perez
    December 22, 2014 at 9:03 pm

    These are so delicious thank you for the recipe

  2. December 23, 2014 at 5:13 pm

    you’re welcome Virginia~ I love them! My Mama ALWAYS made these for Christmas and I looked forward to them all year~

  3. Susan Broughton
    December 25, 2014 at 5:48 pm

    These are some really delicious looking cookies! I will have to use the recipe to try to make some!

  4. Kaye Newman
    January 1, 2015 at 5:20 pm

    These look delicious! I am going to make some tonight.

  5. January 10, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    I love the way these cookies look..very tasty. I haven’t had M&M cookies in such a long time, they bring back memories.

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