Christmas Gumdrop Cookies

Total Time
20 mins
7 mins

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

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  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.
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3 5

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

5 5

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.