CHERRY CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

CHERRY CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Fun, festive cookies for Holidays or anytime. If the candied cherries are not available use marashino cherries.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

1:00

Hr:Mins

Makes

4

dozen

2 1/4
cups all purpose Gold Medal flour
1
tsp baking soda
1
tsp salt
1
cup butter or margarine, softened
3/4
cup granulated sugar
3/4
cup packed brown sugar
1
tsp vanilla extract
2
large eggs
1
pkg semi-sweet chocolate chips
1
cups chopped walnuts
8
oz candied cherries, chop up half and slice other 1/2 into 2 pieces.
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees
  2. Combine flour, baking soda and salt in small bowl.
  3. Beat butter, sugars and vanilla in large bowl until creamy, add eggs one at a time, mixing well after each one. Gradually add flour mixture.
  4. Stir in by hand chocolate chips, nuts and chopped cherries.
  5. Drop by rounded tablespoons onto ungreased baking sheet
  6. Bake for 9 - 12 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheet. Garnish with cherries sliced in half.
Makes dozen

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving ()
        Exchanges: Free*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.