Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 18 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream shortening and cream cheese,gradually add sugar,beating at medium spped until light and fluffy.
  2. Add egg and almond extract,beating well.
  3. Comine flour,soda and salt,stir flour mixture into creamed mixture.
  4. Chill dough at least 1 hour.
  5. Shape dough into 1 inch balls.
  6. Roll in pecans,and place on ungreased cookie sheet.
  7. Gently pressa cherry hlf into center of each cookie.
  8. Bake at 350 for 16-18 minutes.
  9. Cool on racks.


Most Helpful

very good, i added cherries and pecans right in batter, and they were delicious

jade56303 February 17, 2003

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