Decadent Black Forest Cookies

Decadent Black Forest Cookies Recipe

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Laurie Gorski


If you love a chewy cookie, this is it! I came up with this recipe for last years holiday cookie swap and it was a hit.

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4 dozen
15 Min
10 Min


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18 1/4 oz
cake mix, devils food
1 stick
butter, melted
1/4 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 tsp
cherry extract
12 oz
vanilla or white chocolate chips
1 1/2 c
dried cherries
3/4 c
coarsely chopped pecans

How to Make Decadent Black Forest Cookies


  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

    In large mixing bowl, combine cake mix, eggs, melted butter, brown sugar and cherry extract. Mix well.
  • 2Add white chocolate chips, dried cherries and pecans to mixing bowl and stir well.
  • 3Drop by heaping tablespoon (or scant medium cookie scoop) onto parchment lined baking sheets. Bake for 10 - 12 minutes. Cool 2 minutes on pan and then remove to cooling racks. Enjoy!

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About Decadent Black Forest Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #pecans, #cherries

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