Hawaiian Cookie Mix in a Jar
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/3 cup packed flaked coconut
2/3 cup chopped macadamia nuts
2/3 cup chopped dried pineapple ( May be called candy pineapple )
2 cups flour mixed with 1 teaspoon baking
soda and 1 teaspoon baking powder
Layer ingredients in jar in order given. Press each layer firmly in place before
adding next ingredient.
Attach the following recipe to the jar:
Empty cookie mix into a large mixing bowl; stir to combine. Add 1/2 cup softened
butter, 1 slightly beaten egg and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract; mix until
Roll dough into walnut-size balls. Place 2 inches apart on a lightly greased
cookie sheet. Press cookie down slightly with the heel of your hand. Bake at 350
degrees F for 11 to 13 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.
Cool for 5 minutes on baking sheet. Remove to wire racks to cool completely.
Yields 2 1/2 dozen.