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chocolate cherry kiss cookies

(9 ratings)
Recipe by
Sharon Whitley
Houston, TX

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

(9 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For chocolate cherry kiss cookies

  • 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
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 c
    maraschino cherries, drained and chopped
  • 48
    milk chocolate kisses

How To Make chocolate cherry kiss cookies

  • 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.