Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 12 mins

This recipe is an old family favorite

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Crush cornflakes to fine crumbs and set aside.
  2. Sift flour, baking powder, soda and salt.
  3. Beat butter with sugar til light and fluffy.
  4. Add eggs and beat well.
  5. Stir in milk and vanilla.
  6. Combine with dry ingredients.
  7. Add nuts, dates and finely cut cherries.
  8. Using level measuring tablespoon, shape dough into balls and roll in cornflake crumbs to coat.
  9. Top each ball with 1/4 of a cherry.
  10. Place on greased baking sheet.
  11. Bake 375F oven 12 mins or til lightly browned.


Most Helpful

This is a nice Christmas cookie recipe, brings back memories of my childhood; Mum used to make these every year! I made a batch this week and there are only 3 left!!! Thanks Bluenoser!

Elly in Canada December 24, 2007

This IS the One I was searching for whan I came is not always available on corn flakes like it used to is more troble than usual but well worth it. thanks, Roni

ivanalaff November 06, 2006

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