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Cherry Surprise Cookies

 Cherry Surprise Cookies
Gloria tucks a rich chocolate surprise into each of these cute bites. Candied cherries add a colorful finishing touch.
12 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.


  • 2 cups Basic Cookie Dough
  • 36 to 40 chocolate stars or chocolate kisses
  • 36 to 40 candied cherry halves


  • Drop cookie dough by heaping teaspoonfuls 2 in. apart onto greased
  • baking sheets. Top each with a chocolate star and wrap dough around
  • it. Top each with a candied cherry half. Bake at 375° for
  • 10-12 minutes or until bottoms are lightly browned. Remove to wire
  • racks to cool. Yield: 36-40 cookies.