Decadent Black Forest Cookies

Decadent Black Forest Cookies

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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.


★★★★★ 2 votes

4 dozen
15 Min
10 Min


  • 18 1/4 oz
    cake mix, devils food
  • 2
  • 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


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

    In large mixing bowl, combine cake mix, eggs, melted butter, brown sugar and cherry extract. Mix well.
  2. Add white chocolate chips, dried cherries and pecans to mixing bowl and stir well.
  3. Drop 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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