Source: marsbrightideas.com Cookbook

Red's Ultimate "M&M's"® Cookies
These are the ultimate cookie!
Rating:
Serves: MAKES ABOUT 3 DOZEN COOKIES.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 to 13 minutes

 

 
1 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup light brown sugar, firmly packed
1 large egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 12 ounce package "M&M's"® Chocolate Mini Baking Bits
3/4 cup chopped nuts




Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C). In large bowl cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy; beat in egg and vanilla. In medium bowl combine flour, baking soda and salt; blend into creamed mixture. Stir in "M&M's"® & Chocolate Mini Baking Bits and nuts. Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls about 2 inches (50mm) apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake 10 to 13 minutes or until edges are lightly browned and centers are still soft. Do not overbake. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheets; cool completely on wire racks. Store in tightly covered container.