Chocolate Cherry Kiss Cookies

1
Sharon Whitley

By
@aggiemom20002000

These flavors cannot be beat. What's better than chocolate covered cherries.

Rating:

★★★★★ 9 votes

Comments:
Serves:
makes 48 cookies
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 2 tsp
    maraschino cherry liquid
  • 1/2 tsp
    almond extract
  • 4
    red food coloring drops
  • 2 1/4 c
    flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    maraschino cherries, drained and chopped
  • 48
    milk chocolate kisses

How to Make Chocolate Cherry Kiss Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350.

    Combine powdered sugar, butter, cherry liquid, extract and food coloring in a bowl. Mix well. Add flour and salt. Mix well.
  2. Stir in the cherries. Shape dough into 1 inch balls and place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets.

    Bake for 8-10 minutes or until you can see that the lower edge is a light golden brown.

    Remove from oven and press a candy kiss into the top of each cookie.

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About Chocolate Cherry Kiss Cookies

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids



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