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4th of July Cookies

Easy 4th of July Patriotic M&M Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies with Red and Blue M&M's added
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cookies, Holiday, M&M's
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
5 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 18 Cookies


  • OVEN
  • Electric Mixer
  • Mixing Bowl, serving bowl , spatula


  • 3 cups All Purpose Flour
  • 1 cup Butter Softened to room temperature
  • ¾ cup Granulated Sugar
  • ¾ cup Brown Sugar
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 tsp Baking Soda
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 cup Red, White and Blue Mini Chips
  • 1 cup White Chocolate Morsels
  • 1 cup Red and Blue M&M'S or Red, White and Blue if you can find them


  • Pre-Heat Oven to 350°
  • Line cookie sheet with parchment paper
  • In the bowl of your stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment or in a mixing bowl with electric mixer, mix the butter and both sugars together for 2 minutes on medium speed until light and fluffy. Add in the egg, vanilla, salt, and baking soda and continue mixing for 2 minute until smooth, scraping the sides of the bowl as necessary
  • Reduce mixer speed to low , slowly add flour
  • Add Chocolate Chips and half of the M&M's
  • Scoop Cookies on to baking sheet -bake for 10-12 minutes until golden brown
  • Remove from Oven , well still warm , press remaining M&M's into tops of cookies.
  • Allow to cool for 3-5 minutes on pan and then move to cooling rack.
  • Cool and serve.