Chocolate-Covered Cherry Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Chocolate-Covered Cherry Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Chocolate-Covered Cherry Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by dpope

Makes 18 servings



Chocolate cookies with a cherry in the middle and chocolate icing on top. Not diet food, but really good.

Recipe Ingredients for Chocolate-Covered Cherry Cookies

1/2 cup butter
1 egg
1 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp baking powder
1 cup white sugar
1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk
1 cup chocolate chips, semisweet
10 oz maraschino cherries

Recipe Directions for Chocolate-Covered Cherry Cookies

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Beat butter and sugar. Add egg and vanilla and beat well. Add dry ingredients and stir until smooth.

  3. Roll into 1" balls about the size of a walnut (larger if desired). Place on ungreased cookie sheet.

  4. Drain cherries and reserve juice. Press center of each ball with thumb. Place a cherry in indentation.

  5. In a saucepan, heat condensed milk and chocolate chips on low heat until chips are melted. Stir in 4 t of cherry juice. Spoon about 1 t of mixture over each cherry and spread to cover cherry. (More cherry juice may beadded to keep frosting of spreading consistency.)

  6. Bake for 10 minutes.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 66.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
227
Calories from Fat
84
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.3g
14%
Saturated Fat
4.6g
23%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
29mg
10%
Sodium
109mg
5%
Potassium
149mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
33.9g
11%
Dietary Fiber
1.6g
6%
Sugars
23.7g
Protein
3.3g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 5% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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