Chocolate Cherry Kiss Cookies

Recipe Rating:
 7 Ratings
Serves: makes 48 cookies
Prep Time:
Cook Time:
Cooking Method: Bake

Ingredients

1 c powdered sugar
1 c butter, softened
2 tsp maraschino cherry liquid
1/2 tsp almond extract
4 red food coloring drops
2 1/4 c flour
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 c maraschino cherries, drained and chopped
48 milk chocolate kisses

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Sharon Whitley Recipe
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Victoria, TX (pop. 62,592)
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Member Since Feb 2012
Sharon's notes for this recipe:
These flavors cannot be beat. What's better than chocolate covered cherries.
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Directions

1
Preheat oven to 350.

Combine powdered sugar, butter, cherry liquid, extract and food coloring in a bowl. Mix well. Add flour and salt. Mix well.
2
Stir in the cherries. Shape dough into 1 inch balls and place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets.

Bake for 8-10 minutes or until you can see that the lower edge is a light golden brown.

Remove from oven and press a candy kiss into the top of each cookie.
Comments

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user Bobby Webb Bobdoescooking - Oct 14, 2013
Sharon, these cookies looks so DELICIOUS. I bet they would taste like CHOCOLATE COVER CHERRIES. "PINCHED".
B:)
user Sharon Whitley aggiemom20002000 - Oct 14, 2013
Hi, Bob. Happy Monday and happy cooking. These do remind me of chocolate covered cherries and I love them.
user michelle robinson michelleloveschocolate - Oct 17, 2013
hi Sharon I can not wait to make these could you put mini chocolate chips in the dough also?
user kristi Olson Kitska11 - Nov 4, 2013
These were amazing. Just a perfect hint of cherry. Not too overpowering. Will be making again and again!!!!
user Sharon Whitley aggiemom20002000 - Nov 5, 2013
Glad they were a hit at your house, Kristi. We love them. Have a great week.

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