Bite-Size Monster Cookies Recipe

  • Ready in: 40 minutes
  • Prep time: 20 minutes
  • Chill/Cook time: 20 minutes
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  • Servings: Makes about 4 dozen cookies

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  • ½ cup butter, softened
  • ½ cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups quick cook oatmeal
  • 1 cup red & green chocolate candy pieces (such as M&M's®)
  • ½ cup semi-sweet or milk chocolate chips

cooking methods

  • Bake


  1. In large bowl, combine Nana's Apple Cake Mix®, butter, peanut butter and eggs. Mix until well combined.
  2. Gradually stir in oatmeal. Stir in chocolate candies and chocolate chips.
  3. Preheat oven to 350°F. Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls onto a greased large baking sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes.
  4. Let cool on baking sheet 1 minute. Remove to cooling rack. Store in an airtight container.

Makes about 4 dozen cookies.

Make Ahead & Freeze: Prepare through step 2. Form into 1½-inch balls. Place in a gallon freezer bag or storage container between sheets of wax paper. Seal well, label and freeze. Preheat oven to 350°F and continue with step 3, adding 1-2 minutes to bake time.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Delicious I'm making these bc my host, Michelle, surprised me and made these for her party! Right up my alley! LOVE them! Nana's is what got me into being a consultant, almost 23 years ago!
Date published: 2019-10-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Making these AGAIN! Couldn't be easier. Well, it could be easier if my kids didn't steal all the chocolate chips from the freezer! These cookies baked up so well last time, I ordered more Nana's and have another batch firming up in the fridge.
Date published: 2019-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Cookies in the World!!! Everyone loves these cookies! Even my son said they taste awesome!!! They are so easy to make Super easy to scoop up with a pampered chef mini scooper! Made each one the same size
Date published: 2017-12-25
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