Glazed Chocolate-Cherry Cookies

Sharon Whitley


As many of you know, one of my favorite flavors is chocolate covered cherries. These cookies bring the two flavors together.


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Makes 24 cookies
15 Min
10 Min


  • 1 pkg
    (1 lb 1.5 oz) sugar cookie mix
  • 1/2 c
    unsweetened dark baking cocoa
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    almond extract
  • 1 c
    dried cherries
  • 1 1/2 c
    powdered sugar
  • 2 Tbsp

How to Make Glazed Chocolate-Cherry Cookies


  1. Heat oven to 375. In large bowl, stir cookie mix and cocoa. Add butter, egg and 1/2 teaspoon of the almond extract; stir until soft dough forms. Gently stir in cherries.
  2. Shape dough into 24 1 inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.

    Bake 10-12 minutes or until set. Remove and cool on cooling rack completely, about 20 minutes.
  3. In medium bowl, mix powdered sugar, milk and remaining 1 teaspoon until smooth. Drizzle glaze over cookies.

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About Glazed Chocolate-Cherry Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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