Sour Patch Cookies

Step aside chocolate chips – Sour Patch Kids are the trendy new cookie filling! The gummy candy adds the perfect amount of tart flavor and chewy texture to each cookie for a treat the whole family will get excited about.

Serves: 28Prep: 20 minutesCook: 12 minutesTotal: 32 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 28


  • 1 cup Salted Butter Sticks, softened
  • 3⁄4 cup sugar, plus more for rolling
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup Sour Patch Kids Soft & Chewy Candy


  • Preheat oven to 375°F. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper; set aside.
  • In large bowl, beat together butter and sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla until blended.
  • On low, beat in flour, baking soda and salt until combined. Stir in Sour Patch kids.
  • Form dough into 1½” balls; roll in sugar. Place balls on prepared pan 2” apart; flatten slightly.
  • Bake 10-12 minutes, until edges are light golden brown. Cool on cooling rack.