- 1/2 c butter
- 1/4 c olive oil
- 1/4 c crisco
- 1 c brown sugar
- generous splash vanilla extract
- dollop of black strap molasses
- 2 1/4 c flour
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 2 cups M&M’s
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a medium sized bowl cream butter, olive oil, crisco, brown sugar, vanilla extract,and molasses together. Whip batter vigorously. Mix flour and baking soda in a separate bowl. Add flour/baking soda mixture to whipped batter. Mix until just combined; add M&M’s.
Spoon onto nonstick baking sheet with a teaspoon. Bake 8 to 10 minutes.
This recipe is a twist off of an old recipe that I’ve baked with since I was a child. This is a cookie that you can use for children or just M&M lovers. I gifted this fun cookie with a electric blue tissue to highlight the bright colors in the M&M’s.