Cherry Drop Cookie with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

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Janet Scott

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@JanetLeeScott

The cold weather is keeping me inside and making me become very creative.
I made this one with yummy maraschino cherries and a dark chocolate ganache swirl on top.
Wow, this one is really a keeper!
They taste absolutely wonderful!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Prep:
20 Min

Ingredients

1 c
margarine
1 c
white sugar
1 c
brown sugar
2 large
eggs
1/3 c
chopped maraschino cherries: add the juice to make 1/2 cup total put together
4 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt

How to Make Cherry Drop Cookie with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large mixing bowl cream your butter, and both sugars.
  • 2Add your eggs, cherries with juice.

    ***You can add more chopped cherries but i wouldn't add more juice. Measure out the amount of cherries, add the juice (as instructed)and put in your batter. Chop up more cherries and add them.
  • 3Gradually add your flour, salt, soda and baking powder.
  • 4Drop spoonfuls on cookie sheet and bake @350 for 12 minutes. Check on them after 10 mins, you don't want to over bake.
  • 5Make your chocolate ganache: equal parts of heavy whipping cream and dark chocolate chips.
    Heat your heavy cream on low until really hot, not a boil. Add your chips and whisk it smooth.

    Using a small spoon drizzle over your cooled cookies.

    Dust with powdered sugar is you like :)

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About Cherry Drop Cookie with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtag: #cherry