Cherry Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 8-11 minutes
  • Servings: 12
  • Preparation Time: 15 min
  • 2 1/4 c all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 c butter, softened
  • 3/4 c sugar
  • 1/4 c sour cream
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 16 oz jar maraschino cherries, drained and cut in half
  • 1 cup roasted salted (rinsed) almonds coarsely chopped
DIRECTIONS
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (180-190 degrees C). Sift together the flour, baking soda and salt; set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until smooth. Beat in the eggs, one at a time then stir in the vanilla and sour cream. Blend in the sifted ingredients to form a soft dough. Stir in the chocolate chips, cherries and almonds. Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls about 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets.
  3. Bake for 8 to 11 minutes in the preheated oven, or until lightly golden. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
We all know cast and crew survive on sugar! These were welcomed with open arms!