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Christmas Chocolate Chip Cherry Cookie Recipe

Christmas Chocolate Chip Cherry Cookie Recipe
I love all the different flavors that are created at Christmas Time. This Chocolate Chip Cherry Cookie Recipe has a lot of them. This cookie is just delicious.
It is not all that hard to make and is very colorful. This recipe makes 2 to 3 dozen cookies depending on how large you make them. Your Family and guests will love them. Enjoy.
Christmas Chocolate Chip Cherry Cookie Recipe
Recipe Type: Dessert
Author: Larry
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Serves: 36
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Christmas Chocolate Chip Cherry Cookie Recipe

  • Author: Cullys Kitchen
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Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 1/2 cups white sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/2 cups coconut
  • 1 1/2 cups chopped maraschino cherries

Instructions

  1. Cream shortening and sugar in large bowl with electric mixer until well blended.
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  3. Add eggs and almond extract, beating on medium speed until light and fluffy; about 2 minutes.
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  5. Combine flour, baking powder and salt. Add to creamed mixture gradually, beating on low speed just until blended. Fold in chips, coconut and cherries.
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  7. Drop dough by spoonfuls onto greased cookie sheets.
  8. Bake at 350° for 12-15 minutes or until lightly browned around edges.

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