Family Tested & Approved
brown sugar, firmly packed
maraschino cherries, drained and chopped
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
Cream the butter and sugar.
Add the egg and vanilla. Blend well.
Mix the flour, cocoa powder and baking soda in another bowl. Add dry ingredients to the butter mixture.
Line cookie sheet with parchment paper. Drop cookies by tablespoon onto cookie sheet.
Bake 8 to 10 minutes. Let stand on cookie sheet 2 minutes before removing to cooling rack.