Make This Double Chocolate Toffee Cookies Gift in a Jar

I needed a fun gift idea for a friend and I decided to make this double chocolate toffee cookies gift in a jar. So fast and easy, and it’s a cool gift to receive!

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Make this easy cookie gift in a jar recipe set with the free printable gift tag for Christmas!

double chocolate toffee cookies gift in a jar

Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, we love Christmas cookies and baking–and the idea of giving the gift of that to a friend, well, that’s too awesome. So, I grabbed a melt-in-your-mouth cookie recipe for chocolate lovers I could turn into a mason jar gift and I was in business!


This is a simple recipe and there’s a fun free printable gift tag that tells your gift recipient how to complete their cookies. If you’re ready to make this gift in a jar, well, get your funnel ready and let’s get started.

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  • Click here to get the free printable gift tag. You’ll definitely want this to let your gift recipient know how to actually bake the cookies.
  • If you decide you want to make this double chocolate chip cookie recipe for yourself, you can just add the butter, egg and vanilla to the flour cocoa baking soda in a large bowl and mix with an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Spoon onto baking sheets then bake until lightly browned. Cool completely on a wire rack and enjoy. Easy enough!
  • Other add-ins you could do include are white chocolate, dark chocolate, sea salt, or more butter toffee bits.
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I’m so glad you asked. Below is our written tutorial.

Yield: 18

Double Chocolate Toffee Cookies Gift in a Jar

cookie ingredients gift in a jar

This is just a fun DIY Christmas gift idea. The kids can help make it and give it to their teacher, or you can make it into a neighbor gift. Whatever. All that matters is that this gift in a jar is tasty cool!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Active Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Difficulty Easy
Estimated Cost $3


  • 1 quart (32 ounce) jar with lid
  • Printable label/gift tag
  • 1 ¼ cup flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ¼ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • 1 cup toffee bits


  • Scissors
  • Funnel


  1. Whisk together flour, baking soda, and salt.
  2. Layer ingredients in the jar in this order, being sure to press each layer down before adding another: flour mixture, cocoa powder, brown sugar, white sugar, toffee bits, chocolate chips.
  3. Seal the jar and attach the gift tag and ribbon.


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