Betty's Brown Sugar Gum Drop Brownies

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READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Sharlene~W

Betty is my rug hooking teacher and she makes these delectable bars at Christmastime. I'm not too wild about spice gumdrops by themselves, but in this cookie.....mmm. I especially like the flavor of the brownie part. It would be a great base for other add-ins.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Grease a 10 1/2 x 15 1/2 cookie pan with at least 3/4-inch sides.
  3. Melt butter in microwave, just to melting point.
  4. Stir in brown sugar with mixer; then eggs, one at a time, stirring in well between.
  5. Add flour, salt and baking powder; mix well.
  6. By hand, stir in nuts and gumdrops.
  7. Spread on cookie sheet and bake for 25 minutes.
  8. When almost cool, cut into 1x3-inch bars.

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