Chocolate Cherry Cookies

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 12 mins

Taken from March 2009 Good Food Magazine. I made these today and don't want to lose the recipe hence posting here. I used dried cherries instead of the glace cherries just because we prefer them. The raw dough can be frozen, if cooking from frozen add a few minutes to the cooking time.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 190C / 170C fan assisted / gas 5.
  2. Beat the butter, sugars and egg together until smooth.
  3. Mix in the flour, chocolate, cherries and salt.
  4. Spoon onto non-stick baking sheets in rough blobs well spaced apart.
  5. Bake for 12 - 14 minutes until just golden with the middle pale and soft.
  6. Cool for 5 minutes then transfer to racks with a fish slice to cool completely.
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What a fabulous cookie !! I dumped all ingredients into food processor due to lack of time , added a drop of almond essence and had a chewy but soft cookie to eat in such a short amount of time, smelled heavenly too !!

katew May 24, 2010