Glazed Chocolate-Cherry Cookies

Sharon Whitley

By
@aggiemom20002000

As many of you know, one of my favorite flavors is chocolate covered cherries. These cookies bring the two flavors together.


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Serves:

Makes 24 cookies

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 pkg
(1 lb 1.5 oz) sugar cookie mix
1/2 c
unsweetened dark baking cocoa
1/2 c
butter, softened
1
egg
1 1/2 tsp
almond extract
1 c
dried cherries
1 1/2 c
powdered sugar
2 Tbsp
milk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 375. In large bowl, stir cookie mix and cocoa. Add butter, egg and 1/2 teaspoon of the almond extract; stir until soft dough forms. Gently stir in cherries.
2
Shape dough into 24 1 inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.

Bake 10-12 minutes or until set. Remove and cool on cooling rack completely, about 20 minutes.
3
In medium bowl, mix powdered sugar, milk and remaining 1 teaspoon until smooth. Drizzle glaze over cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy