Cherry Chewbilees

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

Beyond ordinary, try these cookies made with extraordinary dried cherries!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4 1/2 Dozen Cookies
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
margarine, softened
3/4 c
granulated sugar
3/4 c
firmly packed brown sugar
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 1/4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 2/3 c
coarsely chopped white chocolate or vanilla milk chips
1 1/2 c
dried tart cherries
1 c
cashews, coarsely chopped

Step-By-Step

1Combine margarine, granulated sugar, brown sugar, eggs and vanilla in a large mixing bowl. Beat with an electric mixer on medium speed until thoroughly mixed.
2Combine flour and baking soda; gradually add flour mixture to butter mixture. Stir in white chocolate, dried cherries and cashews. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheets.
3Bake at 350 F. for 10 to 12 minutes or until light golden brown. Do not overbake. Let cool on wire racks; store in a tightly covered container. These cookies freeze well.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate, Nuts
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids