Jell-o Pastel Cookies

Eve Peterson


A favorite cookie recipe in my family!


★★★★★ 1 vote



  • 3 1/2 c
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 c
  • 2 pkg
    jello brand strawberry flavor gelatin, divided
  • 1
  • 1 tsp

How to Make Jell-o Pastel Cookies


  1. Preheat oven to 400. Mix flour and baking powder, set aside. Beat butter in large bowl with mixer on medium speed until creamy. Gradually add sugar and 1 pkg. of gelatin, beating til light and fluffy. Add egg and vanilla, mix well. Gradually add flour mixture, beating until well blended after each addition. Shape dough into 1 inch balls. Place cookies on ungreased baking sheets. Flatten with bottom of clean glass. Sprinkle lightly with remaining gelatin. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Remove from baking sheets to wire racks. Cool completely. Store in covered container.

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