Mincemeat Drops


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.


  • 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


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