How to make it

  • In a medium bowl stir together shortening and cream cheese until well blended.
  • Stir in flour using hands to help form a dough.
  • If mixture seems too dry add a couple teaspoons of water.
  • Cover and chill several hours or overnight.
  • Preheat oven to 375 then lightly grease cookie sheets.
  • Before rolling out the dough dust rolling surface heavily with confectioners' sugar.
  • Roll dough out to 1/8” thickness then cut into strips.
  • Place a cherry on the end of each strip then roll up each strip starting with the cherry.
  • Place on prepared cookie sheets and dust with a little of the confectioners' sugar.
  • Bake 10 minutes in the preheated oven.
  • Cookies should brown slightly then dust again with confectioners' sugar.
  • Allow cookies to cool before serving as the cherries will be very hot.

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    " It was excellent "
    juels ate it and said...
    These sound unique and so delicious! Love the cherries in this!
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    mmmmmmmm cat yummy


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