How to make it

  • Mix and set aside: flour, soda & salt
  • Cream brown sugar and shortening well
  • Blend in unbeaten egg
  • Beat well.
  • Stir in half the dry ingredients
  • Add marachino chrry juice & milk
  • Stir in remaing dry ingredients
  • Mix well
  • Blend in melted chocolate
  • Fold in cherries
  • Drop by rounded teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheet
  • Bake at 350 for 6-7 minutes
  • While cookies are baking, cut marshmallows in half, dipping knife in hot water to prevent sticking)
  • Immediately after taking cookies from onve, press one marshmallow half, cut side down, on each cookie
  • Frost with chocolate icing.
  • ICING:
  • Bring first 5 ingredients to a boil.
  • Cook 6 minutes on medium heat
  • Remove
  • Add 10 marshmallows
  • Beat to spreading consistency, and spoon over marshmallows (Beat by hand, in the pan - not transferred to mixer - that doesn't work!).
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    love the dandies great post will print try and save thanks bunches high5
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    " It was excellent "
    ambus ate it and said...
    Sounds so good...I've never tried anything like that.
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  • dixiejet 11 years ago
    This sounds really totally yummy !
    I'm sure this will find it's way
    to our Christmas Eve cookie tray....
    hey,I made a rhyme ! lol !
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  • jo_jo_ba 11 years ago
    Mmm, never heard of these but they sound good to me!
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  • grizzlybear 11 years ago
    YEA BUDDY......i have heard of these but never made then .....looking foward to trying them ......THANKS for the post

    have a jim dandy day........LOl.LOl
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  • kukla 11 years ago
    Sounds devine, Sparrow! Thank you for posting the recipe :)
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