How to make it

  • In large bowl, stir together flour, cocoa powder, salt, baking powder and soda. In mixer bowl beat together butter and sugar on low speed of electric mixer till fluffy. Add egg and vanilla; beat well.
  • Gradually add dry ingredients to creamed mixture; beat till well lended.
  • Shape dough into one inch balls, place on ungreased cookie sheets. Press down center of dough with thumb. Drain maraschino cherries, reserving juice. Place a cherry in the center of each cookie. In small saucepan combine chocolate pieces and sweetened condensed milk; heat till chocolate is melted. Stir in 4 teaspoons of cherry juice. Spoon about 1 teaspoon frosting over each cherry, spreading to co er cherry. (Frosting maybe thinned with additional cherry juice if necessary.) Bake in a 350* oven about 10 minutes or till done. Remove to wire rack and cool.
  • Makes 48 cookies.

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    " It was excellent "
    michellem ate it and said...
    My husband will love these..anything with cherries in it is his favorite! TY great post .again!!
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  • upstatevoyager 13 years ago
    I make these every year for Christmas! They are sooooo good! Everyone should try them!
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  • shirleyoma 13 years ago
    Oh, here you go again! Sounds sooooooo good! gotta try them!
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  • coffeebean53 13 years ago
    But in the meantime I've bookmarked this one because it looks delicious!!!
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  • coffeebean53 13 years ago
    I have one that's similar to this one but different type of cherry. I'll post when I get the time.
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