Cheery Cherry Macaroons

Recipe by Karen..
READY IN: 22mins
YIELD: 72 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • In a mixing bowl, cream sugar and shortening together.
  • Add eggs and almond extract and mix well.
  • Combine flour, soda, powder and salt and gradually add to creamed mixture.
  • Stir in coconut and cherries, this will take a bit because the dough is very stiff.
  • Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 inches apart onto greased or non stick cookie sheets.
  • Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until light golden brown.
  • Cool on racks.
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