Quick and Easy One Santa Cookie Recipe

Quick and Easy One Santa Cookie Recipe

How To Make One Santa Cookie

Take a bite whether you’re naughty or nice because this appetizing cookie recipe is a cookie Santa will also want to take a bite at.

Preparation: 6 minutes
Cooking: 12 minutes
Total: 18 minutes



  • 2tbspsalted butter
  • 3tbsppacked light-brown sugar
  • 1pinchsalt
  • 1tbspeggbeaten
  • ¼tspvanilla extract
  • cupall-purpose flour
  • tspbaking soda
  • ¼cupred and green M&Ms
  • 1/2tspChristmas jimmies(optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line a baking sheet (half or quarter sheet) with parchment paper or a silicone baking mat.

  2. Place butter in a microwave safe mixing bowl.

  3. Heat in microwave until about ⅔ of the way melted (it should take roughly 20 seconds), remove and stir to melt fully.

  4. To melted butter, add brown sugar, salt, 1 tbsp from the beaten egg, vanilla, flour and baking soda. Stir with a spoon or rubber spatula until well combined.

  5. Mix in about 3/4 of the M&M’s. Shape dough into a disk about 3 ½-inches on a prepared baking sheet.

  6. Sprinkle remaining ¼ of the M&M’s over top along with sprinkles if using. Bake in preheated oven 11 to 14 minutes, until edges are just golden brown (cookie should appear slightly under-baked in center).

  7. Serve warm or allow to cool on a wire rack then store in an airtight container.


  • Calories: 1681.50kcal
  • Fat: 57.42g
  • Saturated Fat: 34.93g
  • Trans Fat: 0.82g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 14.15g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 3.01g
  • Carbohydrates: 264.29g
  • Fiber: 9.20g
  • Sugar: 153.37g
  • Protein: 23.02g
  • Cholesterol: 87.90mg
  • Sodium: 1496.18mg
  • Calcium: 262.39mg
  • Potassium: 724.16mg
  • Iron: 8.40mg
  • Vitamin A: 225.76µg
  • Vitamin C: 1.04mg
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