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Georgie’s Gum Drop Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Georgie’s Gum Drop Cookies, by , is from Sallye's Kitchen, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.


Added: Tuesday, June 12, 2007


1 cup shortening
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup white sugar
2 cups flour
1 cup coconut
1 cup gum drops (small ones and eliminate black ones)
2 cups oatmeal
1 teaspoon vanilla
˝ teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
2 eggs beaten

Cream shortening and add sugar gradually until thoroughly mixed. Add remaining ingredients and roll into ball making each ball the size of a walnut, then flatten with glass. Bake 10 minutes in 350 degree oven. Yield 90.




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