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Chocolate-Covered Surprise Cookies

Chocolate-Covered Surprise Cookies

Chocolate cherry cookies hide a cherry underneath chocolate frosting!


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60 min
Prep Time
1 hr 35 min
Total Time
42
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Ingredients

Cookie

3/4 cup sugar

3/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg

1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla

1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour

1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1 (10-ounce) jar maraschino cherries, drained, reserve juice, halved

Frosting

1 cup real semi-sweet chocolate chips

2 tablespoons reserved cherry juice

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 350°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine sugar and butter in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add egg and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Add all remaining cookie ingredients except cherries. Beat at low speed until well mixed.

  3. STEP 3

    Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place 1 inch apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Press cherry half into center of each cookie. Bake 8-10 minutes or until set. Cool completely.

  4. STEP 4

    Combine all frosting ingredients in 1-quart saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally, 4-5 minutes or until chips are melted and frosting is smooth. Frost cooled cookies.

Nutrition (1 cookie)

90 Calories
5 Fat (g)
15 Cholesterol (mg)
55 Sodium (mg)
12 Carbohydrates (g)
0 Dietary Fiber
1 Protein (g)
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