Homemade Trail Mix Cookies
Great comfort cookie loaded with homemade trail mix. Using a bulk or pre-made trail mix is a good way to save time.
- Serves: 2 persons
- ¼cup almonds
- ¼cup dried cranberries
- ¼cup shelled roasted peanuts
- ¼cup candy-coated milk chocolate pieces (such as M&M's®)
- 1cup rolled oats
- ¾cup all-purpose flour
- ½cup brown sugar
- ½teaspoon baking soda
- ½teaspoon salt
- ½cup butter, softened
- ¼cup honey
- ½teaspoon vanilla extract
Step 1Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment paper.
Step 2Mix almonds, cranberries, peanuts, and candy pieces together to make trail mix.
Step 3Mix oats, flour, brown sugar, baking soda, and salt together in a large bowl. Beat in butter, honey, egg, and vanilla extract using an electric mixer or wooden spoon until dough is thoroughly combined. Fold in trail mix.
Step 4Drop tablespoonfuls of cookie dough onto the prepared cookie sheets.
Step 5Bake in the preheated oven until edges are set and bottoms of cookies are golden brown, about 8 minutes. Cool on wire racks.