Gumdrop Cookie Bar Recipe

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Gumdrop Cookie Bar Recipe

These fun holiday cookies are full of chewy gumdrops. Easy to make, these Gumdrop Cookie Bars are great for children and adults alike.

Prep Time:15 minutes
Cook time:30 minutes


2 Eggs
1 cup Sugar
1 ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
1 cup Flour
¼ tsp Salt
½ cup Gumdrops, chopped (avoid the black ones)
½ cup Almonds, chopped


• Grease a 9″x9″x2″ baking pan.
• Preheat oven to 325°.
• Sift together flour and salt.
• Fold the chopped gumdrops and chopped almonds into the flour mixture, set aside.
• In a mixing bowl, beat eggs until foamy.
• Beat in sugar and vanilla.
• Remove bowl from mixer, and add the flour mixture to egg mixture, blending together by hand.
• Spoon batter into your greased baking pan, spreading evenly.
• Bake in a preheated 325°oven for 30 to 35 minutes.
• Note: you will see a slight cracking at the top, but the inside will still be moist when baked.
• Remove from oven and allow cookie bars to cool for 10-15 minutes in the pan, on a wire rack.
• Cut the gumdrop cookies into squares inside your pan while still warm.
• Allow gumdrop cookies to cool completely in the pan before removing.

Makes 16 Gumdrop Cookie Bars

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Gumdrop Cookie Bar Recipe

Today is Day 1 of 15 Days of Holiday Sweets! I thought I would begin with a super simple cookie bar. I made these last year, last minute, to fill out my cookie tray. They were a big hit with the kids! Actually, Hubby liked them too. Go figure.

Gumdrop Cookie Bar Recipe

If you are looking for a simple cookie bar that is festive and unusual, these Gumdrop Cookie Bars should fit the bill!

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