Cranberry Cookies

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Denise in NH

I usually make these during the Christmas season. I entered this recipe into a Readers Digest Christmas cookie contest and received an honorable mention.

Top Review by FarmMama

The grown-ups loved them, but the kids thought they were too sour. I couldn't leave them alone, which is probably not a good thing for me.The cookies I made were soft and delicious. Thanks for the recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a very large bowl combine butter and brown and white sugar; cream together Add eggs, water and vanilla and blend well.
  2. Combine flour, salt and baking soda and add slowly to the butter mixture blending well (mixture will be very thick).
  3. Add cranberries and nuts.
  4. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake at 350 for 15 to 20 minutes.

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