~ Cherry-Macaroon Cookies ~

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

Another festive cookie for your Christmas cookie trays!


Enjoy!


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Serves:

25 - 30

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
3/4 c
sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 tsp
almond extract
1/2 tsp
grated, lemon rind
1
egg
1 3/4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 c
chopped, maraschino cherries
3/4 c
shredded coconut

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375 degree F.

Using my food processor, I chopped the cherries. ( drained well & set aside.
2
In a large bowl, combine the butter, sugar, salt, almond extract, lemon rind and egg, beat thoroughly.
3
Sift the dry ingredients together and blend into the butter mixture.

Add the cherries and coconut, combine well.
4
On a greased baking sheet or a sheet covered with parchment paper. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls.

Bake for 10 - 12 minutes. Remove from pans to a cooking rack.
5
Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom