Gumdrop Cookies

Gumdrop Cookies Recipe

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Samantha Dean

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These cookies are double indemnity! Crunchy cookie with chewylicious parts!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
Yield: 3 1/2 dozen
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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3/4 c
shortening
1 c
sugar, divided
1/2 tsp
almond extract
1 3/4 c
all-purpose flour
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
chopped fruit-flavored or spiced gumdrops
2
egg whites

How to Make Gumdrop Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a mixing bowl, cream shortening and 3/4 cup sugar. Beat in extract. Combine flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture. Stir in gumdrops. In a small mixing bowl, beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Gradually add remaining sugar, beating until stiff peaks form. Fold into dough.
  • 2Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350 degrees for 12-15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool for 1 minute before removing from pans to wire racks to cool completely

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About Gumdrop Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids




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