DOUBLE CHOCOLATE CHERRY COOKIES
- Cooking Time: 10 to 12
- Servings: 48
- 1 1/4 c sugar
- 1 c butter or margarine, softened
- 1/4 c milk
- 1/4 tsp almond extract
- 1 egg
- 1 3/4 c all-purpose flour
- 1/3 c unsweetened baking cocoa
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1 c quick-cooking oats
- 1 c semisweet chocolate chips
- 1 c dried cherries
Heat oven to 350. In large bowl, beat sugar, butter, milk, almond extract and egg with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Stir in remaining ingredients. Drop dough by rounded tablespoons about 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake 10-12 minutes or until almost no indentation remains when touched in center and surface is no longer shiny. Immediately remove from cookie sheet: place on cooling rack.
Makes 4 dz.