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Cherry Chocolate Nut Cookies | #recipe #cookie

Cherry Chocolate Nut Cookies

  • Prep Time: 30 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour
  • Yield: 3 dozen cookies 1x


Perfect for Christmastime and beyond, these soft cookies are packed with chocolate, cherries, and crunchy pistachios.



  • 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup chopped marachino cherries
  • 3/4 cup roughly chopped pistachios


  1. Preheat oven to 375F.
  2. In the bowl of a stand mixer, cream together the butter and both sugars. Add in the egg and beat to combine. Beat in the milk and vanilla.
  3. In a separate bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda. Add to the mixer and mix to combine. Stir in the chocolate chips, cherries and pistachios.
  4. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto a greased baking sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes, or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool.
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  6. adapted from Taste of Home