Amish Black Cherry Cookies

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READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by grandma2969

yes, this recipe for cookies has mild cheddar cheese in adds something a little extra to the texture and flavor..

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350*.
  2. note* to toast walnuts, bake them in a shallow pan at 375.
  3. In a medium mixing bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, salt and the sugars. With a pastry blender, cut in the butter until mixture resembles crumbs.
  4. Add the cheeseand toss to combine.
  5. Remove 3/4 cup of the mixture and set aside.
  6. Press the remaining mixture evenly into the bottom of a greased 8" square baking pan. Spread the jam evenly over the crust. Sprinkle the nuts over the jam and top with the reserved crumb mixture, pressing the crumbs gently into the jam.
  7. Bake for 25-30 minutes, or until golden. Cool completely, in the pan then cut into 1x2" squares.
  8. Cover with plastic wrap and store in the refrigerator.

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