Spumoni Chunk Cookies

Donata Natalino

By
@deeleareus

These extremely easy cookies are always a hit at a cookie exchange. The recipe calls for a 1/4 teaspoon of almond extract, but I actually like to add a few drops more for more almond flavor.


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Prep:

35 Min

Cook:

50 Min

Ingredients

1 pkg
betty crocker sugar cookie mix
1/2 c
butter or margarine, softened
1
egg
1/4 tsp
almond extract
1 c
dried cherries, coarsely chopped or use cherry flavored craisins
1 c
salted dry roasted pistachio nuts, coarsely chopped
1 c
semi sweet chocolate chips

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375. In a large bowl stir cookie mix, butter, egg and extract unitl soft dough forms. Stir in cherries, nuts and chocolate.
2
On un-greased cookie sheet, drop dough by heaping tablespoons about 2 inches a part
3
Bake 10 to 12 minutes until edges are golden brown. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie s to cooling racks. Cool completely.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy