Christmas Cherry Winks

Annacia *

By
@Annacia

This recipe been around for a very long time. They are quick to make go even quicker to leave the cookie tray or jar.

My own preference is to skip the raisins and use more nuts. Last year I chopped up salted mixed nuts and that was a hit around here.


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Serves:
18
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/3 c
butter
1/2 c
white sugar
1
unbeaten egg
1 tsp
vanilla
1 tsp
grated lemon peel
2 Tbsp
milk
1 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
raisins (seedless, optional)
1/2 c
walnuts (chopped)
1
jar maraschino cherries
1 1/2 c
cup crushed corn flakes

Step-By-Step

1Cream first 2 ingredients then beat in egg.

2Mix vanilla, lemon peel and milk into the creamed mixture.

3Mix flour, baking powder, soda and salt and add to wet mix.

4Stir in the raisins and walnuts.

5Roll into balls then in crushed corn flakes.

6Put half a cherry on top of each cookie, pushing down a bit.

7Bake 10-15 minutes in 350 oven.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Sodium, Soy Free
Other Tag: Quick & Easy