Nelson Cookie Bake Pink Bon Bon Cookies

READY IN: 2hrs
Recipe by debbie3nelson

Traditional Cookie Bake Favorite. A delicious butter cookie that has a Maraschino cherry center.

Top Review by oreosherriden

Excellent cookie. Have been making them every Christmas for over 20 years. A must have for every cookie platter.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix thoroughly butter, sugar, vanilla.
  3. Add red food coloring.
  4. Mix in flour and salt until dough hold together. (If dough is dry, mix in 1 – 2 Tablespoons light cream.
  5. Mold dough by teaspoonfuls around Maraschino cherry.
  6. Place cookies about 1 inch apart on parchment lined cookie sheets.
  7. Bake 12 – 15 minutes or until set but not browned.
  8. Cool. Dip tops of cookies into Icing.

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