Christmas Gumdrop Cookies

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 7 mins

I received these as part of a Christmas Bake Exchange and my kids loved them.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 375°. Lightly grease cookie sheets.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine sugars, butter, shortening, egg and vanilla. Beat at medium speed until light and fluffy.
  3. Add remaining ingredients, except gumdrops, and beat until a soft dough forms. Then add gumdrops.
  4. Drop dough by heaping teaspoons 2-inches apart on prepared baking sheet.
  5. Bake 7-10 minutes or until golden brown. Cook for 1 minute before removing from cookie sheets. Cool completely before storing.
Most Helpful

These were pretty good. I liked all the colors in the cookies made by the gumdrops. Looked good on my trays!

AutumnRain December 25, 2006

We thought this recipe was very good. Love the coconut that's in them. I know the kids will love them. Thanks for posting this recipe.

gwynn December 21, 2006