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chocolate cherry treasures

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I love cherries and chocolate together so this was a no brainer for me to add them in a cookie recipe. Hope you like them, too.

(2 ratings)
yield 2 doz.
prep time 1 Hr 10 Min
cook time 15 Min

Ingredients For chocolate cherry treasures

  • 1 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 cup softened butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chunks
  • 1 1/2 cup dried cherries

How To Make chocolate cherry treasures

  • 1
    In medium bowl,combine the flour, cocoa powder, baking powder and salt. set aside. In large bowl, beat butter, sugar, and brown sugar at medium speed until light and fluffy. (about 2 minutes)Beat in the egg and vanilla until well blended. With a mixer on low, gradually beat in 1/3 cup of the flour mixture in the wet ingredients and repeat until flour is used up. Stir in chocolate chunks and cherries. Cover the dough and refrigerate 1 hour. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Roll chilled dough into golf-ball sized balls. Place balls 3 inches apart on a LIGHTLY greased cookie sheet. Gently press with the bottom of a glass to flatten. Bake 13-15 minutes.

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