Sunday, December 8, 2019

Jello Cookies...

Do you need a little color on your holiday cookie tray?  

Here is an easy cookie recipe with lots of color and flavor!

 Jello Cookies
Makes 18 of each flavor
Preheat oven to 350'

3 1/2 c flour
1 t baking powder
1 1/2 c butter, softened
1 c sugar
1 egg
1 t vanilla
4 3oz pkg jello - 4 flavors
food color

Beat butter until creamy.  Add sugar and beat until fluffy. Blend in egg and vanilla.  Add flour and baking powder gradually.  Divide dough into 4 sections and stir in 2 Tbs of jello into each section and add 7 drops of matching food color to each section.

Shape into 1" balls.  Roll each into leftover jello.  Place 2" apart on parchment covered cookie sheets.  Flatten slightly with the bottom of a glass.

Bake 9 minutes and cool for 2 minutes on cookie sheet, move cooling racks.

The flavors I used were:

These are such a pretty and tasty cookie to add to your holiday desserts!

Patti @ Pandoras Box
Patti @ Pandoras Box

I live in central NY and I am a retired family and consumer science teacher. I enjoy all types of crafting, decorating and cooking


  1. What a fun idea. Passing this along to my granddaughter--the master baker in the family! xo Diana

  2. What fun Patti! I've never heard of Jello cookies, the colors are so pretty!

  3. Great ideas, and I'll be sending a few sweets to Albany this year.