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Cherry Chip Cookies

—Joan-Marie Gerth, Henderson, Nevada
  • Total Time
    Prep: 15 min. Bake: 10 min./batch
  • Makes
    4 dozen


  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup crushed cornflakes
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup cherry baking chips
  • Additional sugar


  • In a bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg yolk and almond extract; mix well. Combine the flour, cornflakes and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in chips. Shape into 1-in. balls; place 2 in. apart on greased baking sheets. Coat bottom of glass with cooking spray, then dip in sugar. Flatten cookies with prepared glass, redipping in sugar as needed. Bake at 375° for 10-12 minutes or until the cookies are golden brown around the edges. Remove to wire racks to cool.
Nutrition Facts
2 each: 192 calories, 11g fat (6g saturated fat), 30mg cholesterol, 130mg sodium, 22g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.
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  • dalake
    Dec 23, 2014

    A great source for cherry chips is They have mini chips in a 2 lb. bag very reasonable.

  • ossie
    Feb 26, 2014

    These cookies are great... I have to make them every Christmas now for my sisten-in-law... we love them...

  • mmtolsma
    May 14, 2009

    Anyone know a good place to get cherry chips? I have searched all the grocery stores in my area.