Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe by Recipe Junkie
READY IN: 27mins
YIELD: 42 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In small bowl, soak cherries in hot water for at least 10 minutes.
  • Do not discard water!
  • In mixing bowl, cream shortening, butter and sugars until fluffy.
  • Beat in eggs, orange peel and vanilla.
  • Combine oats, flour soda, cinnamon and salt and gradually add to creamed mixture beating til combined.
  • Stir in cherries and chips with water you soaked the cherries inches.
  • Drop by rounded tablespoon fulls 2" apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  • Bake at 350°F for 12-14 minutes or til edges are lightly browned.
  • Cool 1 minute before removing from cookie sheets to wire rack.
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