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M&M Cookies Recipe for Soft and Easy Homemade Cookies
Prep Time
7 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
17 mins

M&M cookies make the best candy cookie recipe out there and this homemade dough has perfected a delicious easy cookie that you will love to make and eat!

Course: Dessert
Author: trisha haas
What You Need
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 2 1/2 cups flower
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 cup of M&M’S® I generally just buy the large back and dump the whole thing
  1. Mix your sugar, shortening, eggs and vanilla all the way through.
  2. Add your dry ingredients.
  3. Hand mix about half of your M&M’S® into the dough and stir
  4. Drop dough in balls on parchment paper. Press remainder of M&M’S® on top of dough balls.
  5. Put in a preheated 350 degree oven for approx 9-11 minutes