Gumdrop Tasty Chewies Recipe

  • 3/4 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup flaked coconut
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup gumdrops, halved
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
  2. Cream together the first 5 ingredients.
  3. Add the remaining ingredients and mix well. Fold in gumdrops.
  4. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto cookie sheets. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or just until golden brown