Gumdrop Cookies I Recipe - Allrecipes.com

Gumdrop Cookies I

Recipe by  

"A special cookie for the holidays, with spiced gumdrops, raisins and walnuts. For best results, be sure to pick out the black gumdrops."

Back
Next
+ Recipe Box + Shopping List + Menu Print

Ingredients Edit and Save

Original recipe makes 3 dozen Change Servings
ADVERTISEMENT

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, cream together the brown sugar and shortening. Stir in the egg and buttermilk. Stir together the flour, baking soda and salt, add to the creamed mixture, mix until well blended. Stir in the chopped gumdrops, walnuts and raisins. Cover bowl, and chill for at least 1 hour.
  2. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  3. Drop cookies by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart onto an unprepared cookie sheet.
  4. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven. Cool for 2 minutes on baking sheets before removing to cool on wire racks.
Kitchen-Friendly View
ADVERTISEMENT

Reviews More Reviews

Dec 11, 2003

Very good...I had to put them in the freezer to make sure any were left for guests.

 
Nov 11, 2009

This is the one I remember the lady who made them soaked her gumdrops(no blask ones as stated)overnight in Mogan David wine before adding to the mixture they were divine

 

5 Ratings

Dec 23, 2014

Is this a joke? 400 degrees is WAY too high....all cookies burned at only 8 minutes. No flavor despite the gumdrops.

 
Dec 22, 2013

Glad I found this recipe, I lost the cookbook it was in during our move.

 

Rate This Recipe

Glad you liked it! Your friends will, too:
ADVERTISEMENT

Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 249 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 40.3 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 10 mg
  • 3%
  • Fat
  • 9.3 g
  • 14%
  • Fiber
  • 0.8 g
  • 3%
  • Protein
  • 2.6 g
  • 5%
  • Sodium
  • 118 mg
  • 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

See More
 
ADVERTISEMENT
Subscribe Today!

In Season

A Day To Remember
A Day To Remember

Memorial Day is a time to get together with friends and family for food, fun, and memories.

Potato Salad
Potato Salad

Nothing beats a big bowl of cool, creamy potato salad at your cookout.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!

Related Videos

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies I

See how to make the chocolate lover’s chocolate chip cookie.

Snappy Turtle Cookies

These fun chocolate-frosted cookies look just like turtles!

Easy Lemon Cookies

These lemony cookies put a delicious twist on basic cake mix.

Related Menus

Sorry, there are no related menus here yet.

Recently Viewed Recipes

 
ADVERTISEMENT
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States