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4.12 from 18 votes

Patriotic Jello Cookies

These patriotic jello cookies are the perfect addition to any upcoming Fourth of July celebrations, whether you're having a BBQ or picnic, or staying home and watching fireworks from your lawn. They are simple to make and taste delicious!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time18 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cookies
Servings: 1 cookie
Calories: 135kcal


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2/3 cup butter softened
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 3 oz red jello mix
  • 3 oz blue jello mix
  • cream cheese frosting
  • sprinkles


  • Preheat your oven to 400 degrees.
  • Cream together your butter and sugar until mixed.
  • Add in your eggs and vanilla and mix well.
  • Add in your flour, salt, and baking soda. Combine everything together.
  • Divide your dough in half and add 3 TBS of red jello to one and 3 TBS to the other. Add in about 1/4 tsp red food coloring to the red mix and the same amount of blue food coloring to the blue dough.
  • Add 1 TBS red jello mixed with 1 TBS sugar to a small bowl. And do the same with the blue jello.
  • Roll your cookie dough into small tablespoon sized balls and roll each ball into the coordinating jello sugar.
  • Put your cookie dough balls onto a prepared baking sheet and squish them down with the bottom of a cup.
  • Cook for about 8-10 minutes.
  • Allow to cool completely then decorate with frosting and sprinkles and ENJOY!


Calories: 135kcal