~ Cherry-Macaroon Cookies ~

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

Another festive cookie for your Christmas cookie trays!


Enjoy!

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Serves:
25 - 30
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
3/4 c
sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 tsp
almond extract
1/2 tsp
grated, lemon rind
1
egg
1 3/4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 c
chopped, maraschino cherries
3/4 c
shredded coconut

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 375 degree F.

Using my food processor, I chopped the cherries. ( drained well & set aside.
2In a large bowl, combine the butter, sugar, salt, almond extract, lemon rind and egg, beat thoroughly.
3Sift the dry ingredients together and blend into the butter mixture.

Add the cherries and coconut, combine well.
4On a greased baking sheet or a sheet covered with parchment paper. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls.

Bake for 10 - 12 minutes. Remove from pans to a cooking rack.
5Enjoy!

About ~ Cherry-Macaroon Cookies ~

Course/Dish: Cookies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom