Mincemeat Drops

100 MIN | 36 SERVINGS

Mincemeat Drops
No, there isn't any meat in these fruit-and-spice cookies, but they are enriched with All-Bran® cereal, butter, brown sugar, and the warm and tempting scent of vanilla. Try these rich, festive treats for your next Christmas cookie exchange. Guaranteed to make even Scrooge smile.

Ingredients

  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup margarine or butter
  • 2 cups firmly packed brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup Kellogg's® All-Bran® Original cereal
  • or 1 cup Kellogg's® All-Bran® Bran Buds® cereal
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups prepared mincemeat

Directions

1. Stir together flour, baking powder and salt. Set aside.

2. In large mixing bowl, beat together margarine and sugar until thoroughly

combined. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in

KELLOGG'S ALL-BRAN cereal, vanilla and mincemeat. Add flour mixture, mixing

until combined. Drop by tablespoon onto baking sheets coated with cooking spray.

4. Bake at 400° F about 15 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from baking

sheets and cool on wire racks. Store in airtight container.

Yield: 6 dozen (72) cookies