Jelly Jewel Cookies

Jelly Jewel Cookies Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

virginia duncan


These are easy and so colorful. The kids love to pick out their favorite jelly to put in the middle. A good holiday or rainy day project.

★★★★★ 1 vote
6 dozen
20 Min
10 Min


Add to Grocery List

1 c
plus 2 tbsps. of all purpose flour
1/3 c
1/2 c
softened butter
egg yoke, beaten
1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/4 c
of your favorite jam or preserves

How to Make Jelly Jewel Cookies


  • 1Combine flour and sugar in large bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or two knives until coarse crumbs form. Add beaten egg yolk and vanilla. Mix until dough holds together.
  • 2Shape into small balls using half teaspoonfuls. Place 1-inch apart on cookie sheet. Make small indentation in center of each. Chill 20 minutes.
  • 3Heat oven to 350. Fill each cookie with scant 1/4 teaspoon jam, jelly or preserves. Bake 11-13 minutes, or until edges are just golden.

Printable Recipe Card

About Jelly Jewel Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

Leave a Comment

A Memory Of Mom In Every Bite Recipe

A Memory of Mom in Every Bite

Kitchen Crew

It's funny how our memory works. Smell freshly cut grass and you may think of playing as a kid. Or going outside after a rainstorm on a hot day may...

Awesome Cookie Cutters Your Kitchen Needs Recipe

Awesome Cookie Cutters Your Kitchen Needs

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

These cookie cutters are definitely a cut above the rest. Not your typical cookie cutters, we love these fun and unique ways to shape your best cookie recipe! Disclosure: This...

C Is For Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want To Eat

C is for Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want to Eat

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Let's chat cookies. From chocolate chip to sugar and cream filled, they're a dunkable treat that can't be beat. Here are 14 cookie recipes that'll quickly become a family favorite....