Recipe: Gumdrop Gem Cookies

I am really excited to share this recipe. Yes, it was posted a few weeks ago, but this time, this time, I used the ZipList plug-in. As I recently mentioned, this gives me the ability to streamline my recipes. And gives you the ability to create your own on-line recipe box.

So have fun. Have a cookie. It’s a real gem!

Gumdrop Gem Cookies


  • 1 cup butter
  • 1-1/2 cup sifted confectioners sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 egg
  • 2-1/2 cup sifted flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup small gumdrops, sliced
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Sweeten my tea and share:

Recipe: Yuletide Drops (Cookies)

These were my Dad’s favorite cookies at Christmas. I haven’t made them yet this year, so don’t have any photos for my blog. Again, operative word being yet.

These are like little mini fruitcakes that go great with coffee, tea, egg nog, milk, mulled wine, cider, hot chocolate… pretty much any holiday beverage you prefer.

They’re great to give as gifts, store well in cookie jars and air-tight canisters. They also travel/ship well for those out-of-town travelers and Care Packages.

1/2 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1/4 cup sour cream
1-1/4 cup sifted flour
1/2 tsp … read the rest. . .

Sweeten my tea and share: