Chocolate Cherry Treasures

JANE LOUISE

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@lovinspoonful

I love cherries and chocolate together so this was a no brainer for me to add them in a cookie recipe. Hope you like them, too.


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Serves:

2 doz.

Prep:

1 Hr 10 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 3/4 cup flour
1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1 cup softened butter
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chunks
1 1/2 cup dried cherries

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In medium bowl,combine the flour, cocoa powder, baking powder and salt. set aside.
In large bowl, beat butter, sugar, and brown sugar at medium speed until light and fluffy. (about 2 minutes)Beat in the egg and vanilla until well blended. With a mixer on low, gradually beat in 1/3 cup of the flour mixture in the wet ingredients and repeat until flour is used up. Stir in chocolate chunks and cherries. Cover the dough and refrigerate 1 hour.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Roll chilled dough into golf-ball sized balls. Place balls 3 inches apart on a LIGHTLY greased cookie sheet. Gently press with the bottom of a glass to flatten. Bake 13-15 minutes.

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