Christmas Fruit Drops


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These fruity Christmas cookies are different than what Santa is used to, but I bet he'll love them all the same.

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Time needed

30 min preparation + 10 min cooking

Serving Size / Yield

5 dozen cookies


  • 1 1/2 C. sifted flour
  • 1/2 tsp. soda
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 C. shortening
  • 3/4 C. sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 C. candied fruit, finely chopped

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Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Sift together flour, soda and salt. Cream together shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg and vanilla extract. Beat well. Blend candied fruit with flour mixture and add to creamed mixture. Mix well. Drop by teaspoonfuls on ungreased baking sheet. Bake in oven for 10 minutes.

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