Sugar Cookies with Jell-O Icing

Pat Duran


If you want to have a fruity tasty
icing for your holiday cookies this icing will make your cookies taste super delicious!
Or jusst roll in frosting and then in cookie sugar or sprinkles.


★★★★★ 1 vote

36 cookies-about
5 Min
15 Min



  • 2 pkg
    refrigerated cookie dough
  • ICING:

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese
  • 3 oz
    pkg. jell-o any color you desire
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar, about

How to Make Sugar Cookies with Jell-O Icing


  1. Cookies:
    Roll dough out to 1/4-inch thick. Cut dough with your favorite cookie cutter.
    Bake at 350^ for 12-14 minutes. Remove to cooling rack to cool completely.
    Beat cream cheese, Jell-O and powdered sugar until well combined. Spread thickly on cooled cookies.
    Make smaller dishes of icing by using smaller amount of ingredients in individual muffin cups.Use a little red, another,green. another yellow, orange, purple, blue..etc.....
    2 oz. cream cheese
    1 T. Jell-O
    1/4 c. powdered sugar
    Mix the same as above.
  2. Note:
    To color coconut.
    Place a small amount in a sandwich baggie and add a drop or so of food color and or flavor essence-close bag and smoosh around until coconut is evenly colored. Open bag dry slightly. Use as desired, for decorating cookies and cake and cupcakes.

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About Sugar Cookies with Jell-O Icing

Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American

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