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Gumdrop Cookies

Gumdrop Cookies at CookieClubRecipes

by Betty Webb, Cookie Club Member
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Category: Desserts, Cookies
Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Level: Easy to Bake
Yield: 2 1/2 Dozen Cookies

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I am not really an oatmeal cookie fan but I love these cookies. Sometimes I use raisins instead of gumdrops.


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Cream together...

1/2 c. butter
1/2 c. white sugar
1/2 c. brown sugar


1 large egg
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

Beat well.

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Stir in...

1 c. all-purpose flour
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1 c. rolled oats (regular or quick)
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/8 tsp. salt

Then add...

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1 6-7 ounce package gumdrops

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Drop cookies by spoonful onto a greased baking sheet and bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for about 12 minutes, or until golden brown. 

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Editor's Note: Although these cookies might be perfectly fine with raisins... they truly are quite delicious with gumdrops! 

We used a big box of Dots fruit flavored gumdrops (they come in several different flavors).

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Recipe edited and photos added by
Originally submitted by Betty Webb
Cookbook: 2004 Holiday Cookie Club Recipes, pg. 23