Cherry Almond Chews

READY IN: 32mins
Top Review by Beth Gray

LOVE these cookies! They are so easy to make. Got RAVE reviews at work! Thanks for sharing this keeper.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a mixing bowl cream shortening and sugar.
  2. Add the eggs one at a time,beating well after each addition.
  3. Beat in extract.
  4. Combine the flour baking soda and salt,gradually add to creamed mixture.
  5. Stir in coconut and nuts if desired.
  6. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart on lightly greased baking sheets.
  7. Place a cherry half in the center of each cookie.
  8. Bake at 350 for 12-14 minutes or until lightly browned.
  9. Remove to wire racks to cool.

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